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Escrow Tips for a Trouble Free Closing

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in Memos | Comments Off on Escrow Tips for a Trouble Free Closing

Insert the mailing address, email address and phone number on the first page of the purchase and sale agreement for both buyer and seller or email it to us if confidentiality is an issue. With this information, we can send out the initial escrow paperwork which provides our contact numbers for questions and detailed information regarding the closing process. (This typically relives you of escrow related questions.) In addition, if they live out of state, we can work with your client to coordinate their document signing via express mail or assist in arranging an out-of-state signing. Provide...

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Happy Holidays

Posted by on Dec 16, 2012 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

From our families to yours, Galvin Realty Law Group wishes you a happy holidays!

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What Type of Deed is Best for your Transaction?

Posted by on Nov 16, 2012 in Memos | Comments Off on What Type of Deed is Best for your Transaction?

Buyers and Sellers often overlook the importance of the type of deed used in their transaction which can have significant consequences for both parties.   There are three types of deeds found under the Washington conveyance statute.  They are the Statutory Warranty Deed (RCW 64.04.030), the Bargain and Sale Deed (RCW 64.04.040) and the Quit Claim Deed (RCW 64.04.050).  The differences amongst these three types of deeds may be described as follows:   1.         Statutory Warranty Deed (RCW 64.04.030).  The Statutory Warranty Deed conveys all of the Grantor’s right, title...

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Hello world!

Posted by on Sep 29, 2012 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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June 2012 Updates on Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) and Home Affordable Avoidance Program (HAFA)

Posted by on Jul 10, 2012 in Memos | Comments Off on June 2012 Updates on Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) and Home Affordable Avoidance Program (HAFA)

1.      PROGRAM EXTENSIONS. Supplemental Directive No. 12-02, issued on March 9, 2012 and becoming effective on June 1, 2012, extended the deadline for eligibility in Making Home Affordable (MHA) and all of its component programs through December 31, 2013.   A.    HAMP Extension. In order for a loan to be eligible for modification under HAMP, an Intial Package must be submitted by the borrower on or before December 31, 2013.   B.     HAFA Extension. In order for a loan to be eligible for HAFA, either: (i) a fully executed Short Sale Agreement (SSA) or Deed-in-Lieu...

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