This chapter of Title & Escrow Education Online reviews the procedures, practices and requirements to complete an examination of title which is necessary to obtain sufficient information to write an accurate title report. Through the title examination, sufficient information is obtained for the title officer to prepare an accurate title report. With this examination process, information is reviewed to determine their effect on title.
Title and escrow professionals must have an extensive knowledge of the ownership of land, the type and uses of real estate documents and the principles of title so that they can prepare the required title reports, either the commitment for title insurance, the policy of title insurance or other specialized reports. Following an accurate title search, the examination of the documents in the chain of title help to reduce the risk under the policies of title insurance. This is part of the risk elimination process.
Course Tuition: $ 75.00
NOTICE: Online courses must be completed within 60 days of registration. Failure to complete this online course within this time limit will require you to renew your course registation. The renewal of a course registation will cost $25.00 and will give you an additional 10 days to complete the course.