8 FAQs About Title Insurance

August 1st, 2017 by

Buying a home is a large investment and can be intimidating. To have confidence in your purchase, it’s critical to get an owner’s title insurance. Below are eight common questions homebuyers have during the process.    What is title? Title is your right to own or use your property. Title also establishes any limitations on Read More

FDFS Implements New Ruling on Unlawful Inducements

February 5th, 2016 by

The Florida Department of Financial Services has adopted a new rule (Rule: 69B-186.010) regarding “unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive acts or practices in the transaction of title insurance.” The rule goes into effect on February 9, 2016 and will ensure the playing field within the title industry continues to have balance. The Read More

Rotary Club Efforts Help Save a Life

January 22nd, 2016 by

Former Rotary Club President Aaron Davis takes a turn at the microphone as the club turns over the last of the 50 automated external defibrillators that the Rotary donated to the police department. Police Chief Ed Duncan, left, Capt. Dave Millich and Rotary Club President Brian Griffin look on. for DAVE NICHOLSON   A few Read More

The Title Report, and More, Feature Florida Agency Network’s Compliance Officer

December 4th, 2015 by

Last week’s announcement of the Florida Agency Network’s new Compliance Officer for the State of Florida, Andrea Somers, is getting recognition. Yesterday, the Title Report featured the announcement in its news section. Click here to read the feature. Andrea has also been recognized in the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s People on the Move section! Click here Read More

What Does A Home Inspector Do, And How Does An Inspection Figure In The Purchase Of A Home?

November 24th, 2015 by

As we show you in this video, an inspector checks the safety of your potential new home. Home Inspectors focus especially on the structure, construction and mechanical systems of the house and will make you aware of only repairs that are needed. The Inspector does not evaluate whether or not you’re getting good value for Read More

Know B4 You Owe

September 3rd, 2015 by

Stay current with the new lingo that will be used after 10.03.15

One More Reason to Attend!

August 18th, 2015 by

Florida Agency Network is giving you one more reason to attend  the 2015 Florida Realtors® Convention and Trade Expo! There are 36 reasons to attend. The number one reason  is to get up to date on everything TRID before the new disclosures go into effect October 3. Stop by booth 625 – Get social with Read More

Timeline > Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

August 14th, 2015 by

Timeline of how the Loan Estimate and the Closing Disclosure were created.

▶ Come Celebrate Success at the 2015 Florida Realtors® Convention

August 13th, 2015 by

Bon Voyage HUD-1!!! Come get social with us at booth 625 as we bid the HUD-1 farewell and cruise to the new disclosures. Enter to win an Apple Watch!

Updates from the CFPB| 2015-07-30 | HousingWire

July 31st, 2015 by

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants mortgage lenders to stop using marketing services agreements, and it’s using the stick rather than the rules process to do so. The industry says no fair, that’s regulation by enforcement. What do you think? Source: CFPB to mortgage industry: Get out of MSAs | 2015-07-30 | HousingWire