Foreclosure vs Short Sale

Foreclosures and Short Sales present various challenges and advantages to both buyers and sellers. Foreclosed properties are owned by banks or lenders, but in a Short Sale the property is still owned by the seller.   WHAT IS A FORECLOSURE … Continue reading

Cash for Keys

“Cash for Keys” this is something that is becoming pretty popular now days. I am of course all for it, because I feel that this will help to preserve the condition of the home once the occupants move from the … Continue reading

Life of an Escrow

The Sales Contract is assembled by the sales associate. The Sales associate delivers the contract, deposit receipt and pertinent property information to Hartford Escrow. Escrow instructions and pertinent documents are prepared.  Signatures are obtained.  Escrow orders a Title Search and … Continue reading

Common Ways to Take Title

Common Ways to Take Title to California Residential Property Advantages & Limitations Please click to read entire document