Having a valid title is important because it shows that you are the legal owner of your property. However, any faults on the title can delay or prevent the transfer of land ownership. When your title has liens or other issues that can make it unmarketable, it's important that you take the proper steps to resolve any issues.
Title defects can occur due to unresolved liens or encumbrances, human error, fraud, or incorrect documentation. Problems in the title are one of the reasons we use title insurance to protect both the buyer and their lender from potential financial loss.
A title curative process refers to the procedures or actions taken to address any defects with the ownership of a property title. This process removes any error or unauthorized party on the title records. During the curative process, the following steps are taken:
The title curative process can vary greatly depending on the specific circumstances surrounding your case and local Florida laws. In complex cases involving significant issues, the process may require the services of a skilled professional and additional time, research, and legal assistance to ensure a clear title is obtained.
Atlantic Coast Title and Escrow is a committed title and real estate settlement service provider in Jacksonville, Florida. We pride ourselves in our attention to detail, excellent customer service, and prompt communication.
Are you ready to schedule a consultation with a Jacksonville title attorney? Call our office at (904) 853-5591 to speak with our title attorneys and learn more about our title and escrow services in Jacksonville.