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What Is a Grant Deed and How Does It Work?

by Lightspeed Escrow | Aug 3 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

A grant deed offers unique benefits and protections to real property buyers. Learn more about this type of deed to decide whether it’s the right option for you.

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Purchasing Contract: What Does Contingent Mean in Real Estate?

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jul 31 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

What does contingent mean in real estate? Pending Vs. Contingent? There are many complicated terms when it comes to real estate, and we are here to help you figure it out.

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Escrow Guide: What Is Estimated Escrow?

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jul 26 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

We are here to help you with all unanswered questions, like - what is estimated escrow and how you pay it. Read this article to find out more about mortgage escrow accounts.

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What Should You Expect from an Escrow Period?

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jul 15 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

When you sign a purchase contract, the escrow period starts and lasts until the money-title ownership exchange. Do you want to know more about it?

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Explaining Different Types of Escrow

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jul 7 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

It is scary to put your hard earn money in someone's hands just based on trust. But there are many types of escrow accounts, protecting both parties in the transaction.

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What Does an Escrow Company Do? - and How To Choose the Right One

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jul 7 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

Looking to learn more about how real estate transactions work? We explain what an escrow company does and how you can go about finding a good one.

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What Is Escrow Disbursement: Definition, Advantages, and Disadvantages

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jul 3 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

Having an escrow account means that you don’t have to make a large sum at the end of the year. An escrow officer does that for you with an escrow disbursement.

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A Homeowner’s Comprehensive Guide to Escrow Insurance

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jun 29 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

More than 260,000 escrows are closed every month in the US. But, do you know what escrow insurance is and how it relates to your homeowners insurance?

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The Ultimate Guide to an Escrow Refund

by Lightspeed Escrow | Jun 26 2022 | Real-Estate-Deals

Don’t let a potential escrow refund slip through your fingers - learn all about how it works and how to keep an eye on your account to qualify for one.

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February 2nd, 2023

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Holding Escrow vs. Real Estate Escrow: What’s the Difference?

Holding Escrow vs. Real Estate Escrow: What’s the Difference?


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January 28th, 2023

Real-Estate-Deals

Pros and Cons of Seller Carry Back Loans & How Escrow Helps

Pros and Cons of Seller Carry Back Loans & How Escrow Helps


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January 24th, 2023

Real-Estate-Deals

Why Do Homes Fall Out of Escrow? 5 Common Reasons

Why Do Homes Fall Out of Escrow? 5 Common Reasons


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