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Nov 23, 2021

Strategies for Preventing Real Estate Wire Fraud

Real estate wire fraud is on the rise. Learn more about the valuable role that realtors play in helping prevent wire fraud for their clients.
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Oct 27, 2021

Understanding the Hidden Risks to Your Title

Title insurance protects a homebuyer from the most common hidden risks to a title. Learn more about the hidden risks that can affect your title after closing.
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Sep 15, 2021

A Realtor's Guide to Owner's Title Insurance

Title insurance options can be confusing, so we've put together a guide to help realtors better understand their client’s options for standard and enhanced owner's policies.
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Aug 09, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions about Power of Attorney

A power of attorney is a simple way to close on time when a homeowner can’t be at closing. Check out our FAQ for using a POA at your real estate closing.
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Jul 22, 2021

Want a more enjoyable closing day? Try these four tips.

As a realtor, there are things you can do to make closing day more enjoyable. Read more to discover our four tips for a better closing experience.
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Jul 05, 2021

Flexible closing options at South Oak

Curious about our closing options at South Oak? We offer video closings, mail-away closings, drive-by closings, and travel closings for your convenience.
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Jun 14, 2021

Closer Q&A with Susie Ceyte

Get to know Susie Ceyte, one of our experienced closers working to make sure your closing file is on time and accurate at South Oak Title and Closing.
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May 27, 2021

Simple habits for smoother closings

Smooth closings don't happen by accident. But with a few simple habits, you can set yourself for smooth closings, even with the most complicated title situations.
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May 13, 2021

Top 10 real estate deal killers (and what you can do to avoid them)

Everyone wants a smooth, on-time closing that’s free of surprises. Do you know the top ten real estate deal killers - and what you can do to prevent them?
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Dec 07, 2020

How do I buy a home in Alabama?

So you are considering buying a home? You are taking a journey towards the American dream of becoming a home owner. As with any journey with a prize at the…