Kyle Beers, Familiar with Southern Utah and Utah county (N/A)

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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad

Not having it when you need it!

Oct 11, 2017 08:12 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena Area Real Estate 818.516.4393

Okay, Kyle -- I looked before answering and I have the same answer as Jeff Dowler -- like most/any insurance policy -- you won't likely know what you're missing until you don't have it(and need it).   

Of course, if a buyer is obtaining a mortgage -- there's no choice when it comes to obtaining title insurance(it's required).  

Study lots.  Take practice exams.  Good luck with your examination.  

Oct 11, 2017 09:57 PM
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Bob Crane
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Paying for it.

Oct 11, 2017 08:00 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, ePRO, CRS, RCS-D
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Paying for it.

Oct 11, 2017 07:51 PM
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Dave Halpern
Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827 - Louisville, KY
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 Not explaining the importance to your client, then finding out your client is screwed without it.

Oct 12, 2017 12:09 AM
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Diana Zaccaro
Tropical Realty Beachside power by eXp - Cocoa Beach, FL
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Jeff Dowler beat me to it! You don't want to find out what happens if you don't have it and need it.

 

Oct 11, 2017 10:20 PM
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Fred Griffin
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
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  Nothing.

Oct 11, 2017 09:06 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
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The small price (to pay for peace of mind)?

The only real negative for purchasers is that you only have a 10% likelihood of ever using it - and that's not really a negative either!

Oct 11, 2017 08:35 PM
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sandy straley
Rindlesbach Homes - Salt Lake City, UT
Selling Homes for over 40 Years

Interesting. . .  here in Utah it is the law the seller provides title insurance. . . . so you can see liens and encumbrances against the property.  Plus covenants and restrictions are benefical so you know what you are purchasing

Oct 12, 2017 09:49 AM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
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Not having tile insurance.

Oct 12, 2017 07:58 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
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Nothing, it is the best "what if" a home owner can buy

Oct 12, 2017 05:36 AM
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Richard Weeks
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The worst thing is that it only covers things that have happened in the past.

Oct 12, 2017 05:32 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
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Jeff Dowler nailed this one!

Oct 12, 2017 05:23 AM
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
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The cost.

Oct 12, 2017 05:18 AM
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Roy Kelley
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The cost.

Oct 12, 2017 05:02 AM
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Nina Hollander
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Beneficial? Lenders won't lend without a title insurance policy. 

Oct 12, 2017 03:27 AM
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Kathleen Luiten
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Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

One thing I've run into, though it's rare, is extreme restrictions on what they will insure for some commerial properties. I had 2 clients back out when titile insurance refused to cover enough to make them feel secure.

Oct 12, 2017 02:43 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
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We order a title insurance with every transaction ( here in CA).

Oct 11, 2017 11:34 PM
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Praful Thakkar
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I do not think there is any -except for the upfront cost.

May 30, 2018 10:49 PM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
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Jeff Dowler summed it up!

Oct 16, 2017 05:41 AM
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Joan Cox
Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
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It is a requirement here.

Oct 14, 2017 06:18 AM
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Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573
MOOERS REALTY - Houlton, ME
Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker

When you don't have it.

Oct 14, 2017 05:26 AM
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Buyers not purchasing it for themselves.

Oct 12, 2017 06:08 PM
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John Meussner
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The worst is 100% the cost for something that is used by less than 1% of the people paying for it

Oct 12, 2017 03:50 PM
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Will Hamm
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People complain it is always to high in cost.

 

Oct 12, 2017 11:29 AM
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Corinne Guest
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It's not that much money really and no choice here so we don't really get objections.

Oct 12, 2017 10:59 AM
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Libby Cousins
Extraordinary Processing - Spokane, WA
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There is nothing bad about title insurance. It is well worth the cost every time!

Oct 12, 2017 09:42 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
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Jeff Dowler nailed it!

Oct 12, 2017 08:34 AM
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Mike & Eve Alexander
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The title agent that takes every important coverage for the buyer and makes it an EXCLUSION on the policy.

Read it and make them cover it!

Eve

Oct 12, 2017 07:29 AM
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Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
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Not having it when necessary! If only all insurances worked this way.

Oct 12, 2017 07:18 AM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
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The expense?

Oct 12, 2017 07:17 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

The cost.

Oct 12, 2017 06:38 AM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
Realty National - Carlsbad, CA
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The bill

Oct 12, 2017 06:36 AM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
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Kyle Beers You never know when there may be a hidden judgement or a mechanics lien. Title insurance is mandatory for the lender and the buyer should also buy it to protect them.

Oct 12, 2017 06:34 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
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Its an expense but like everything else needs to be weighed for value

Oct 12, 2017 06:09 AM
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Gita Bantwal
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Good luck.

Oct 12, 2017 06:02 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
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Not a thing.

Oct 12, 2017 04:27 AM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

cost

Oct 12, 2017 03:15 AM