Why Title Insurance

Hidden Title Defects Covered By Your Owner’s Policy of Title Insurance :

  • Forgery
  • Fraud in connection with the execution of documents
  • Undue influence on a grantor or executor
  • False impersonation by those purporting to be owners of the property
  • Incorrect representation of marital status of grantors
  • Undisclosed or missing heirs
  • Wills not properly probated
  • Mistake interpretation of wills and trusts
  • Mental incompetence of grantors
  • Conveyance by a minor
  • Birth of heirs subsequent to the date of a will
  • Inadequate surveys
  • Incorrect legal descriptions
  • Non-delivery of deeds
  • Unsatisfied claims not shown on the record
  • Deeds executed under expired or false powers of attorneys
  • Confusion due to similar or identical names
  • Dower or courtesy rights of ex-spouse or former owner
  • Incorrect Indexing
  • Clerical errors in recording legal documents
  • Delivery of deeds after the death of a grantor