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October 20, 2020

UNDERWRITING Q&A: What are the guidelines for insuring following a Sheriff’s Sale in Arizona?

A:  You must review the Order Authorizing the Sale.  The Court’s Order should set forth rights of redemption following the sale.  It is very important that […]
September 21, 2020

UNDERWRITING Q&A: At what point will title be insurable following a tax sale in Arizona?

A:  These will always be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.  Prior to obtaining a Treasurer’s Deed, the purchaser at a tax sale must bring an action […]
August 20, 2020

UNDERWRITING Q&A: Is title derived from a Beneficiary Deed insurable in Colorado?

A:  Yes, provided certain underwriting criteria are followed.  Beneficiary Deeds, called Transfer on Death or TOD deeds in other jurisdictions, were created by Colorado statute in […]
July 20, 2020

Underwriting Q&A: What is the waiting period in Colorado for insuring a property following a tax sale and issuance of a Treasurer’s Deed?

COLORADO A:  Nine years.  C.R.S. 39-12-104 provides that an owner of real property who was under a legal disability at the time of issuance and recording […]