Real Estate Professionals
There are over 1 million real estate professionals facilitating the purchase and sale of land and property within our communities, preserving the free enterprise system, and our right to own real property in America. We partner with the top real estate professionals in each region to enhance this experience for the buyers and sellers we represent and insure. By pooling our expertise in the industry and within a specific neighborhood, we are able to offer a full suite of solutions to enhance the consumer experience in each and every real estate transaction.
Our team of professionals is ready and able to help you list and sell all properties, close and settle all real estate transactions, and ultimately grow your business. We work by your side during every step of the process to ensure your success with each new home seeker and seller. In addition to full title underwriting and exam capabilities, full escrow and closing services, and 1031 property exchanges, we provide the custom products and services you need to succeed.
Mortgage lending represents one of the major financial sectors, with a current estimated 50 million mortgages in the U.S. Mortgage lenders encompass a wide range of financiers, from local community banks to regional credit unions and nationwide institutions, each promoting home and property ownership in America.
In addition to title, escrow, closing and recording services for real estate transactions, we provide turnkey loan origination, modification, reinstatement and servicing solutions for property loans in all 50 states. Our lender partners rely on a single-point-of-contact backed by our nationwide network to ensure the best possible customer experience for the home buyers and sellers we serve, from the moment the dream begins to happily ever after.
Buyers & Sellers
Home buyers are the driving force in real estate transactions, with a special set of needs and steps to follow in order to purchase and secure ownership of a home. As the nation’s largest title clearance and insurance provider, we work with all parties to streamline the home buying process and provide long-term protection for home buyers and their newly acquired asset against fraudulent claims, liens, and more.
Like buyers in residential real estate transactions, sellers often want the representation of a licensed professional to assist in the sales process, as well as an established company like ours to represent their rights fully and accurately through the closing process. Whether you are just preparing to sell your home or property, trying to determine your asking price, in the process of selecting a real estate professional, showing your home to potential buyers, or preparing for the close, we offer a full suite of solutions to ensure your rights, as the seller, are protected.
Regardless of which side of the closing table you are sitting on, buying or selling a home involves many steps. We offer a wide range of products and services to ensure you know exactly what to expect, and your responsibilities before, during and after closing.
Real estate attorneys typically step in after the selling price and terms have been established by the real estate professional and all parties have signed the contract. They advise and negotiate in order to expedite transactions according to the laws and statutes that often differ at the county, city and state level. Our legal partners provide residents and investors with additional protection, ensuring the integrity and compliance of the sale, purchase, refinance, construction or remodel of land or property, and ultimately peace of mind in complex real estate transactions.
We partner with a wide range of legal entities, local attorneys and nationwide law firms to ensure each and every real estate transaction is legal and fully compliant with the applicable laws and statutes. We offer our attorneys a full suite of products and services to enhance the real estate solutions we jointly provide to our customers.
Property development is a multifaceted sector of the real estate industry that encompasses the development of raw land with new construction, and building improvements through renovations, repairs and remodels. Our builder partners have special needs during real estate transactions, as they convert two-dimensional ideas on paper into real property, often requiring special escrow services for draws or funds disbursements throughout the project.
We partner with a wide range of local builders and nationwide developers to create a seamless transaction for our respective home buyers and investors. Our team of professionals works along your side researching the land and property and supplying the necessary title reports, copies of easements and adjoining deeds. We offer a full suite of builder solutions to enhance the consumer experience during each and every phase of construction to provide evidence of title and ensure that all legal documents are recorded properly.
Commercial real estate (CRE) is the area of real estate relating to property investment versus home ownership. Our commercial coverage includes land and property investors and their investments in all 50 states. As the nation's largest title insurance provider, we offer a full spectrum of solutions from residential through complex, multi-site, multi-state commercial and even corporate transactions.
Our CRE professionals are experts in agriculture and raw land, government, healthcare, hospitality, industrial, multi-family housing, new construction, office buildings, power & energy, restaurants and retail stores, buildings and chains. In addition to full title underwriting and exam capabilities, full escrow and closing services, plus 1031 property exchanges, we provide best-in-class products and services designed specifically to protect your investments.
Title insurance provide evidence of title and insures ownership of real property - the cornerstone to a safe and successful residential investment. We have been protecting the residents of Wisconsin with this peace of mind and assurance, since 1846.
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Closing & Escrow
Competent funds disbursements, purchase contract execution and property ownership transfer are essential to successful real estate transactions. We will manage all aspects of your residential closing from the preparation of the Closing Disclosure, to the distribution of funds, document recordings, and even home warranty.
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Proper financial management, positive cash flow for materials and labor costs, safeguards and contingency plans ensure the successful completion of our construction projects. Whether a ground-up build, property rehab or tenant finish work, let our local team assist you with your next construction project.
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UCC & Corporate Search Services
UCC Search Delivered. As a public records service provider we specialize in transaction that require Due Diligent Searches with fast and reliable results for the Wisconsin area.
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Recording & Special Projects
Legal document recording, national search projects, foreclosure proceedings, REOs and short sales are a few of the ancillary services we provide to ensure long-term security through our title solutions. Let our local team and nationwide network of offices handle your next arduous task.
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1031 Property Exchange
A 1031 tax deferred exchange is a simple method of deferring taxes that would normally be due when property is sold. We provide best-in-class guidance and service for 1031 Exchanges through our 1031 Exchange division, IPX1031®.
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If you are dealing with a parcel of real estate for which title had been or is currently held by a railroad company, a review of the railroad records at the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions is necessary in order obtain a complete understanding of the title for the premises. We supply reports for current or former railroad-owned properties based upon the railroad records held at the office of the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions.
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Wisconsin Registered Agent Services
Acting as registered agent of an LLC or corporation, we can forward all legal notices and state correspondence on behalf of the business in the state of Wisconsin.
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Real Estate's #1 closing cost application, DCTCAgent gives you quick, easy estimates to real estate financial questions. To ensure accuracy, DCTCAgent comes equipped with local tax rates, closing and title fees, prorated taxes and much more. Create buyer’s estimates, seller net sheets, PITI ratios in seconds. Includes FHA, VA and Conventional loan features. DCTCAgent gives you the ability to send your personalized net sheet and estimates with the touch of a button from your smart-phone, tablet or computer.
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National Rate Calculator
The National Rate Calculator (NRC) is a web-based platform designed to help our customers and agents estimate the potential settlement-related costs for a residential real estate transaction. Fill in as much information as you have on the form displayed and submit for a printable estimate.
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