How Long Does Closing Escrow Take?

If you’re finally ready to close escrow, here’s the timeline you can expect before you get your keys. By the time you get to closing on your new home, you’ve done a lot. You spent time finding the right real estate agent, put energy into exploring multiple properties, and negotiated – and possibly even re-negotiated … Continue reading How Long Does Closing Escrow Take?

How Long Does It Take to Close Escrow?

If you’re finally ready to close escrow, here’s the timeline you can expect before you get your keys. By the time you get to closing on your new home, you’ve done a lot. You spent time finding the right real estate agent, put energy into exploring multiple properties, and negotiated – and possibly even re-negotiated … Continue reading How Long Does It Take to Close Escrow?

What You Need to Know About the Escrow Process

Before entering the escrow process, be sure to read this through. Finding your ideal home isn’t always easy! In addition to finding your home at the ideal price, you need to go through the escrow process, also known as closing. To steer you in the right direction to navigate the escrow process so that you … Continue reading What You Need to Know About the Escrow Process

Closing Information: What You Need to Know

Be sure to note the basics of closing information! When going through escrow, it’s important to understand the important information of closing statements and fees! We’ve put together an explanation of what you need to know about these! What is it? A closing statement is a document to reflect the purchase price, the funds deposited … Continue reading Closing Information: What You Need to Know

Why Open Houses Are Still Critical

For years, realtors have questioned the value of open houses, and in some ways it’s understandable. Open houses are time consuming, expensive and you get a lot of people who are “just looking”. The real issue though, is that according to a 2013 National Association of Realtors, 45% of buyers believe they are important and … Continue reading Why Open Houses Are Still Critical

Spring Decorating Tips

When you are closing on a home or when you just have questions, contact Eastland Escrows. We can provide information that will help you feel more secure about the purchase of a house. We proudly serve the region from offices in Covina, California. Spring is a time to freshen things up, and that includes the look of … Continue reading Spring Decorating Tips

Your Annual Property Taxes

Death and taxes; the proverbial things humans cannot escape in their lifetimes. While death happens just once, paying property taxes is an annual event. What are property taxes? Property tax can be explained as the tax liability imposed on homeowners for ownership of real estate. Tax rates are determined based on the location of said … Continue reading Your Annual Property Taxes

Facts Regarding a Closing Statement and Other Facts of Interest

What Is A Closing Statement? A closing statement is all of the information that you need when you close escrow.  This statement is prepared in text, and it contains information such as, purchase price, any funds that that were deposited or credited the account, liens, payoffs on current encumbrances, and the cost of all services. … Continue reading Facts Regarding a Closing Statement and Other Facts of Interest