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Fast Fact Library

Access and download commonly used informational flyers for more information about the title & escrow process. These documents are provided as a resource only. While deemed reliable, please note that Fidelity National Title does not endorse or guarantee the content or use of any of the following documents.

  English Version Spanish Version
 1) What is Title Insurance
 2) Methods of Holding Title   
 3) Reasons for Title Insurance
 4) Title Obstacles
 5) Title Policies  
 6) Life of a Title Search    
 7) Statement of Information    
 8) Preliminary Title Report    
 9) Trust Requirements    
 10) Living Trusts and Title Insurance    
 11) Understanding Living Trusts    
 12) Quiet Title    
 13) Homeowner Policy    
 14) ALTA Policy Comparison    
 15) The Interim Binder    
 16) Lenders and Title on a Refinance    
 17) Why do You Need Title Insurance    
 18) Understanding Title Insurance    
 19) Community Property & Right of Survivorship    
 20) Title and Escrow Terms    
 21) Payoff and Sub Escrow    
 22) Uninsured Deeds    
 23) Title Documents Defined    
 24) Concurrent Closings    
 25) Homestead    
 26) Joint Tenancy vs. Community Property    
 27) Easement Information    
 28) Title and Escrow Fees    
 29) Land Contract    
 30) All Inclusive Deed of Trust    
 31) Preliminary Title Report Information    
 32) Endorsements    
 33) How to Read a Plat Map    
 34) Domestic Partnership    
 35) Mello-Roos    
 36) Probate    
 37) Life of an Escrow    
 38) Steps for a Successful Escrow    
 39) Escrow Overview    
 40) What is Escrow?    
 41) Escrow Questions    
 42) Escrow Terms    
 43) Escrow Delays    
 44) Escrow Checklist for Agents    
 45) Escrow FAQ    
 46) Solar Easements    
 47) Priority Losses - Why Lenders Say No    
 48) Mechanics' Liens    
 49) Proposition 90    
 50) Propositions 60 & 90    
 51) Proposition 8    
 52) Proposition 13    
 53) Proposition 59 & 193    
 54) Supplemental Taxes    
 55) Tax Assessment Reappraisal    
 56) Proposition 110    
 57) Property Tax Guide    
 58) The Value of a 3rd Party Closing Company    
 59) Steps in the Title Process    
 60) What is Title - more information    
 61) How to hold Title - Advantages and Limitations    
 62) Documentary Tax Exemptions    
 63) Lis Pendens    
 64) CA City and County Transfer Tax    
 65) Real Estate Tax Deductions    
 66) What is a 1031 Exchange?    
 67) Closing Costs - Northern CA    
 68) Tax Relief    
 69) Probate Sale Process    


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