Fidelity Land Title Agency

Real Estate Power of Attorney

We sat down with Jennifer Murtland at Team Synergi and eXp Realty to discuss Power of Attorney’s in Real Estate. When can we use them and what they need to look like. If you have any questions about POA’s and how they are used please feel free to reach out...

America’s Most Expensive Home

Check out this article from Bloomberg.com talking about America’s Most Expensive Home Talk about lifestyles of the rich and famous. This 100,000 square foot Bel-Air mansion is getting ready to hit the market at a cool $500 million dollar price tag. Quick math...

Blockchain Technology and Real Estate

  We had the pleasure of sitting down with Jennifer Murtland of Team Synergi and eXp Realty to talk about blockchain technology. So what is blockchain technology and how might it be utilized in real estate? We discuss it all, so check it out! As always, we are...

Title Insurance for New Construction

What is Owner’s Title Insurance and do I need it? So you’re building a new home and are being asked about title insurance. You might be thinking, “what is owner’s title insurance, and do I need it for a brand new home?” There are two types of...

FHA Eases Restrictions on Condo Loans

Article from Housingwire.com Under the revised guidelines – which take effect Oct. 15, 2019 – an individual condo unit in a building of 10 units or more may be eligible for spot approval if no more than 10% of the units are FHA-insured. For units in buildings with...

What is a Mortgage Rate Lock?

  So you’re shopping for a home and need a loan. One thing your lender might discuss is a rate lock. So what exactly is a rate lock? A mortgage rate lock is an agreement between a borrower and a lender that allows the borrower to lock in the interest rate...

What is a Loan to Value Ratio?

So you’re getting ready to buy a your dream home but you need a loan. You start doing a little research and your head starts to spin. You hear terms like loan-to-value ratios and PMI and wonder what the heck does this all mean? It’s really not as confusing...

Cyber Crime And Your Real Estate Transaction

So you’re getting ready to buy or sell a house? Did you know fraudsters from around the world are trying to hijack real estate transactions in our area and are attempting to steal your money? Watch this video above and follow these 4 tips to help protect...

Fidelity is Open for Business in Wisconsin

As many of you already know, Fidelity Land Title while based out of Cincinnati, Ohio operates as a regional title company. We are excited to announce we are now open for business in the great state of Wisconsin! This will be Fidelity’s 7th expansion and now...