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Don't Become A Victim Of Wire Fraud!

Posted by Alan Bronfeld | Mar 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

It's easy to become a victim of wire fraud Here are some steps to protect your real estate transactions from wire fraud: 1. INVESTIGATE the senders email address, phone number, business name and any other relevant contact information using a reputable source before sending any informati...

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ALTA Provides Emergency Grant For Ukraine

Posted by Alan Bronfeld | Mar 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Foundation Board of the ALTA Good Deeds Foundation has decided to award a $10,000 emergency grant to the World Central Kitchen in order to aid the over 2 million Ukrainians refugees who have fled their country searching for refuge from the Russian occupation that started of February 24th.

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rpGIS Tax Map Program Replaced

Posted by Alan Bronfeld | Mar 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

On March 1st, 2022, the office of Suffolk county has recently announced that rpGIS tax mapping program will no longer be used. Instead, all tax maps will be imported into OLIVE (Online land Integrated View Express). The new program also comes with increased capabilities such as improved zooming...

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Remote Notarization Approved In NYS!

Posted by Alan Bronfeld | Mar 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

As of 2/25/22, remote notarization has been authorized in New York State in accordance with section 135-c of the executive law. Notarization roles include: - Oaths and affirmations - Affidavits and depositions - Certifying acknowledgements - Proof of deeds, mortgages, and powers of attorne...

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Why Title Insurance?

Posted by Alan Bronfeld | Mar 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

Title Insurance May Seem Like Another Troublesome Fee, But Here's Why It's Necessary:   1 Protects against threats to ownership  When a property is transferred from one owner to another, unresolved issues such as tax liens, forged signatures, recording errors and others may be found, threaten...

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