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Best practices for working with your title company

How To Get The Most From Your Title Company

In the world of real estate transactions, realtors and title companies are key players for ensuring a successful outcome for all parties involved. This collaboration is what guarantees every transaction is handled professionally, efficiently, and with the highest level of service for their clients. But for realtors to get the most out of this partnership, […]

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NAR settlement guide fore realtors.

NAR Settlement Changes: How Ohio Realtors Can Prepare  

Attention, Ohio realtors! The National Association of Realtors (NAR) Settlement is scheduled to go into effect later this summer, introducing changes that will reshape how we operate in the real estate market. Here are some key dates to mark on your calendar:  What do these changes mean for Ohio realtors?  With offers of compensation being […]

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Common hurdles at the closing table.

6 Common Hurdles in the Closing Process 

Buying a home is a big deal, and getting to the finish line can be stressful for all parties involved. From inspecting the property to securing financing and insurance, there’s a handful of steps that require careful navigation – and hurdles can arise unexpectedly.  1. Home Inspection Issues While surprises are (usually) great, unexpected problems […]

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Cleveland, Ohio skyline.

Ohio: A Property Investor’s Paradise 

When property investors contemplate their next move, several key factors come into play. They seek markets with stable growth potential, affordable housing options, and favorable economic conditions. Guess which state checks these boxes and more? Ohio.  Affordability Ohio stands out for its relatively affordable housing options compared to many other states in the U.S. According […]

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Ohio Real Title Medina Connie Dickson.

Employee Spotlight: Connie Dickson 

We are thrilled to introduce Connie Dickson, our newest Sales Representative member at Ohio Real Title (ORT). Connie brings a wealth of more than 30 years of experience in the real estate, title and mortgage industries. She has an unmatched passion for customer service and helping people make their forever home a reality.   Originally […]

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Ohio Real Title Proactive Home Selling

Proactive Home Selling

In today’s competitive real estate market, sellers need to be proactive to stand out and increase their chances of a successful sale. With the right strategies, homeowners can ensure their property reels in potential buyers and secure a swift sale at an optimal price. If you’re uncertain about where to start, consider the following tips […]

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Title reps using technology.

Leveraging Technology In Title Operations

In today’s fast-paced real estate landscape, staying ahead requires more than just traditional methods. From closing deals smoothly to finding the right people and managing costs, we at Ohio Real Title (ORT) are embracing technology to maximize efficiency, security, and success across various aspects of our title operations. Securing Transactions with Technology In the world […]

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Tax season for homebuyers.

Navigating Tax Season as a Homebuyer 

Buying a home is an exciting milestone in life, but it also comes with financial considerations, including taxes. Whether you’ve just bought a home or are gearing up for it, understanding the tax implications can help you make informed choices and get the most out of your investment. At Ohio Real Title, we’re here to […]

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Ohio Real Title new branch manager, Sara Thorp.

Welcome, Sara Thorp

The Ohio Real Title team isn’t wasting any time in 2024. We kicked off the new year by bringing a fantastic new hire into the mix: Sara Thorp. Sara joins the team as our Central Ohio Manager and Underwriting Counsel, and brings with her a wealth of experience in real estate law and the title […]

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