A title search is a detailed examination of the historical records concerning a property. These records include deeds, court records, property and name indexes, and many other documents. The purpose of the search is to verify the seller’s right to transfer ownership, and to discover any claims, defects, and other rights or burdens on the property. Town & Country Title is well equipped to interpret the legal significance of all title instruments.
A title search can show a number of title defects and liens as well as other encumbrances and restrictions. Among these are unpaid taxes, unsatisfied mortgages, judgements against the seller, and restrictions limiting the use of land. The experts at Town & Country Title can promptly solve the problems that arise so that your closing takes place quickly and without a hitch.