Born in Houston, Texas, but from Asheville, North Carolina, David Cartner, Branch Manager and Settlement Attorney for Highland Title + Escrow, is following in his parents’ footsteps as both are attorneys. Today in our Employee Spotlight, we are shining the light on David, his background, and … [Read more...] about Shining the Spotlight on David Cartner, Branch Manager and Attorney of Highland Title + Escrow’s Arlington, McLean and D.C. Offices
The Highland Title + Escrow professionals know title and escrow; after all, it’s in our name. What do those two words mean to you as a participant in a real estate transaction? You will hear the terms many times in your journey so today, let’s share some knowledge regarding their … [Read more...] about The Difference Between Title & Escrow
When it comes right down to it, each settlement at Highland Title + Escrow includes a lot of moving pieces…especially money. Today, we want to tackle who pays for closing costs. The short answer is that the buyer pays the buyer’s fees, and the seller pays the seller’s fees. However, we thrive on … [Read more...] about Who Pays for Closing Costs Anyway?
Purchasing a home is often a tenuous process, and understanding the process from beginning to end is easy with reliable resources and top industry professionals. Today, we would like to share nine reasons why a Buyer should elect to purchase owner’s title insurance. Purchasing a home is often … [Read more...] about Nine Reasons to Not Pass on Title Insurance
The Highland Title + Escrow team is passionate about being where you are to offer smooth settlements for every real estate transaction. So when we were faced with the opportunity to open a new location in Stafford, Virginia, we had to jump at the chance! This new office is another way we offer our … [Read more...] about Welcome to Highland Title + Escrow’s New Stafford Office!
The Highland Title + Escrow team normally shines their employee spotlight on new team members, but for Joe Russo, Senior Settlement Attorney, it’s a bit of a homecoming. Joe first met Mike McFarlane, Founder, President and Chief Counsel of Highland Title, in 1998, and he joined Highland Title + … [Read more...] about Shining the Spotlight on Joe Russo, Senior Settlement Attorney for Highland Title + Escrow