The remote online notarization (“RON”) law adopted by Maryland on October 1, 2020, removed the requirement that a State commissioned notary must notarize in the actual physical presence of the individual whose signature requires notarization. Through the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, notary … [Read more...] about Maryland’s Revised Notary Law: Are You Compliant?
[Ashburn, VA, March 21, 2022] Brianne Paugh has accepted the Attorney + Branch Manager position at Highland Title + Escrow in its Frederick, MD and North Bethesda, MD locations. Brianne Paugh brings over fifteen years of experience in law to the DMV settlement + escrow company, with a strong … [Read more...] about Brianne Paugh to lead Highland Title + Escrow’s continued expansion in its Maryland locations
The process of buying a home is an exciting and eventful journey. Highland Title + Escrow recognizes the road should be smooth with sights to see along the way. Unfortunately, real estate wire fraud runs rampant in our industry. Scammers are on high alert and looking to knock real estate … [Read more...] about Four Tips to Prevent Wire Fraud in Real Estate Transactions