A title company plays a crucial role in facilitating the closing process for a home sale. Ensuring that the property’s title is clear and transferable is key to a smooth closing. PropertyKey’s IMAPP platform provides various tax, public record, and permit information in and easy to search and view property profile. Here’s a breakdown of the types of public record information that our platform provides to help with the closing on a home sale:
- Ownership history and chain of title: A detailed record of past property owners and transfers of ownership to aid in title research.
- Deeds and conveyance documents: Access to copies of deeds, quitclaim deeds, probate and other legal documents showing ownership transfers.
- Mortgages and liens: Information about outstanding mortgages, liens, or other encumbrances on the property.
- Easements and restrictions: Details of any easements, covenants, conditions, or restrictions affecting the property’s use.
Collecting and reviewing these types of information can be time consuming. PropertyKey’s IMAPP platform is your single source that can identify potential issues that might affect the property’s title and its transferability. Clearing up any discrepancies or resolving outstanding matters is essential for a smooth closing process.