Pioneer Title Agency In the News

August 21, 2019
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What Is Earnest Money?

Congrats! You just submitted an offer on your dream home, and it was ACCEPTED! Now they’re asking you to drop off earnest money which has you going, “uhhhhh, what’s that?” Earnest money is a deposit made by the buyer that shows they have good faith …

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August 20, 2019
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Congrats Christa Payan!

At Pioneer Title Agency, we know our success is directly linked to our people. Because of this, we love seeing our team grow in and out of the office. We are proud to announce that our Wickenburg team is growing; Christa Payan has been promoted …

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August 16, 2019
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Six Years After Sale, Homeowners Face Foreclosure Due to Seller’s Unpaid Tax Bill

  Imagine sitting in your beautiful home you purchased six years ago. There is a knock at the door, and you answer it only to discover you receive papers for foreclosure. You think they must have the wrong house as you look, but it is …

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August 15, 2019
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Protecting Your Largest Investment: The Cost of Title Insurance

  When purchasing a home, you will have the option to purchase Title Insurance. There are two types of Title Insurance Policies, lenders and owners. If you are buying your home with financing, your lender will most likely require a lender policy to protect the …

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August 13, 2019
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Back to School and the Housing Market

Over the last few weeks, we are sure your social media feed has been full of girls with perfectly curled pig tales and boys with clean t-shirts holding “First Day of School” signs. That’s right, back to school season is here! At Target the spiral …

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August 9, 2019
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How to get S’more for your listing!

It’s National S’mores day! And we are aaaallll about getting you s’more out of your closing (one reason we offer the fantastic fees and underwriters we do). So, we are diving in on ways to get S’more for your listing. It is obvious everyone wants …

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August 8, 2019
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Wire Fraud Stories: Woman Loses $35,000 to Fraud

A Chicago woman, Dalisay Penganiban, had been saving up to buy a dream home for her and her kids. After finding the perfect place, she submitted an offer and opened escrow. The $35,000 she slowly saved, she quickly lost to internet hackers. Her close of …

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August 6, 2019
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We Love Arizona: What’s Happening in August

It’s no secret; we LOVE Arizona! That is why you can find us in nearly every corner of this great state. We know being a part of the community goes so much deeper than just living and working there. Our PTA family is devoted to …

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August 5, 2019
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Work Like a Dog with These Productivity Hacks

Today is National Work Like a Dog Day! BUT raise your hand paw if you have ever worked your tail off only to look back and feel like you accomplished nothing.     Don’t worry; we have all been there! That is why we have gathered some …

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July 23, 2019
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If Only Honest Abe had Title Insurance…

Abe Lincoln was born in February of 1809. At that time, home was a one-room cabin in Kentucky. This cabin and the 300 acres cost a whopping $200. Unfortunately, the Lincoln family didn’t have the correct papers. Because of this, another family had a better …

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