homebuyers guide to closing disclosures

A Guide to Closing Disclosures

Buying a new home can be both a joyous occasion and one filled with stress and anxiety, especially if you don’t understand the process. One of the more confusing aspects of the closing process is understanding the closing disclosure. This is a critical piece of...

comprehensive guide to real estate home surveys

Real Estate 101: Comprehensive Guide to Home Surveys

Home surveys are an integral part of a real estate transaction. They provide critical information to ensure clarity for all people involved including sellers, buyers, real estate agents, and other parties of interest. Bay National Title Company is dedicated to providing guidance and quality, up-to-date...

SOLD! — The Best Time to Sell a House

Ready to say, “SOLD!”? In the real estate business, timing is critical. Do you know the best time to sell a house? From homeowners to real estate agents, having the right information can make a real difference in whether a home languishes on the market...

2019 housing market trends

7 Housing Market Trends to Expect in 2019

Planning is key to future business success. As we look forward to the New Year, real estate professionals need to be prepared —studying and anticipating housing market trends in 2019. With the proper information, agents, lenders, and other industry professionals can make strategic plans to...

bay national title company expands licensing to additional states

Bay National Title Company Is Growing!

Coverage expanded to 41 states & territories. Bay National Title Company (BNTC), an independent Title Agency, has experienced strong growth and expansion by obtaining licensing in additional states. BNTC’s recent additions include Texas, Arizona, and escrow coverage in Washington through affiliate Bay National Escrow Company, bringing current...

what is a property title search

Why is a Property Title Search Important?

Getting the shiny keys to your new home is so exciting! But knowing what you’re getting into before you sign on the dotted line and move in is really important. A title search will find property liens and other issues (encroachments, etc.) so you and...

selling a haunted house

Boo! 5 Haunted House Selling Tips to Die For

Tricky witches and spooky ghosties abound this time of year. Need some tips for selling a haunted house? We’ve got you covered. Don’t let your fears (and your homebuyers’ fears) of black cats and malevolent spirits put a damper on your bottom line. With these...

common home selling mistakes new agents face

7 Common Home Selling Mistakes New Agents Face

The real estate business can have its challenges, particularly if you are new to the industry. Mistakes sellers make when selling a home should be addressed as soon as possible to be successful (and to be the best agent you can be for homebuyers). But...