Title Insurance and Other Title Issues

Unlike some other states, especially back East, in Arizona title companies, not attorneys, are responsible for the validity of a real estate transaction. The expression in Arizona is that “it’s not what the lawyers say, it’s what the title company will insure.”

We have a close relationship with several title companies, and can get proper title service quickly and efficiently.

Frequently Asked Questions about Title Insurance and Other Title Issues


Buying Title Insurance is Essential

April 20, 2014

  Question: I recently got married and I want to add my wife to the title to my Sedona home.  I have filled out a quit claim deed (which I purchased at a local stationery store) naming my wife and myself as owners by community property with right of survivorship.…


Escrow and Title Companies are not the Same

February 9, 2014

Title Insurance Company vs. Escrow Company   Question: When we bought our Gilbert home last month I heard the terms “title insurance company” and “escrow company” used interchangeably. What is the difference?   Answer: The escrow company handles the paperwork relating to the closing of the transaction, for example, execution of the…


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