Tag: real estate

GFE-based quote tool is now RESPA compliant

Washington, D.C. – Lenders navigating new RESPA rules can bank on the accuracy of Federal Title & Escrow Company’s online quote system to prepare their Good Faith Estimates. “Our online quote is accurate to the penny, or we’ll...

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Why aren’t more title companies transparent?

On average, title charges (i.e., settlement or closing fee, title insurance) comprise 70 percent of the total variable closing costs. Since title charges do vary significantly from title company-to-title company in DC, MD, VA, and FL, it...

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Helpful links for homebuyers

Discover external links to websites with valuable information. Find other useful lists and links at the bottom of this page. District of Columbia Dept. of Housing & Community Development Homestead Deduction First-time homebuyer tax...

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Federal Title joins Expert Click community

   Todd Ewing, president of Federal Title & Escrow Company is among the newest members of the Expert Click community. Expert Click connects journalists and experts in a variety of fields. For information about the title insurance business,...

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Incorporating your real estate business

A corporation or limited liability company (LLC) can be formed quickly and efficiently by filing standardized documents with the appropriate jurisdiction. A corporation that, after being formed, elects to be taxed as a “pass-through”...

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