Buying A Home

Buying A Home | Title Group of Tennessee

May 12, 2022
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The Pros and Cons of Skipping a Home Inspection

Let’s face it. No matter what type of property you own, every homeowner can benefit from an inspection of their home. But for some, a home inspection may not be in their budget or seem like a necessary inconvenience. But is skipping a home inspection a wise decision? Here are some of the pros and cons of skipping a home […]
May 5, 2022
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12 Crucial Process of Closing a Real Estate Sale Part 2

This is Part 2 of “12 Crucial Steps of Closing a Real Estate Sale.” We hope you find it valuable. Click here if you missed Part 1. Enjoy! The Remaining Crucial Process of Closing a Real Estate Sale 8. Lock in Your Interest Rate Once your loan has been approved, you want to lock in your interest rate as mortgage […]
April 29, 2022
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Helpful Tips To Avoid A Closing Day Distaster [Buyer’s Edition]

Closing day. It’s the finish line at the end of a marathon. It’s what every buyer looks forward to. It’s the culmination of many different parties working together to achieve one goal: closing. Unfortunately, not every closing is a walk in the park. While a vast majority of conclusions go smoothly, there are times when they don’t. In most situations, […]
April 28, 2022
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12 Crucial Steps on Closing A Real Estate Sale Part 1

Homeownership is a cornerstone of the American dream for many people. However, if you’re buying or selling real estate, the actual process can be intimidating. The information and paperwork involved in closing a real estate sale can seem overwhelming. So, how’s it work? This guide will take you through the crucial steps of closing a real estate sale. Enjoy Part […]
June 23, 2020

Knoxville Closings: What Is The Good Funds Law?

Personal check, cashier’s check, certified funds, or bank wire, it’s all money. So, when it comes to bringing your funds for closing, does it really matter what form the funds are in? After all, money is money, right? Actually, it does make a big difference. This difference could determine whether or not any checks are able to be disbursed on […]
March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Introducing Curbside Closings!

February 12, 2020

There’s A Lien On My Knoxville Property. Should I Be Worried? [Knoxville Title Company FAQ]

After a Knoxville title company receives a contract for a closing, the first thing that is done is to order a title examination. A title examination is a critical part of the closing process because it confirms whether or not clear title can be conveyed on a property. When a title examination is done, an abstractor looks back at 30 years […]
May 23, 2019

4 Common Problems Found In Title Searches [Knoxville Title Company FAQs]

When you think about buying a Knoxville home, there’s a lot on your mind. There’s the home inspection. Then, there’s getting through the mortgage process. And, then you have to worry about the actual move. One thing that often gets overlooked is the role of the Knoxville title company.  One of the most important is completing a title search. A […]
January 23, 2019
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What Happens On Closing Day?

For many buyers and sellers, closing day is a bit of a mystery. If you’re like most people, you’ll only buy and sell a handful of properties in your lifetime. Whether this is your first home or your third, the process can be a bit different every time, especially since closing practices can vary from state to state. Most buyers […]