Can I write a personal check at a real estate closing? Do I need title insurance? Do I need to obtain homeowner’s insurance or flood insurance before the closing? Do the buyer and seller need to be physically present for the closing? Does my spouse need to sign the closing paperwork? How long does my title insurance coverage last? How much does title insurance cost? How quickly can you close? How soon after the closing can I have my proceeds from the sale? My lender is getting a lender’s title policy. Why do I need an owner’s title policy? What are some of the key documents signed at the real estate closing? What can make a title defective? What could happen if I don’t get a title insurance policy and there is a claim? What do I need to bring to the closing? What happens if I have a tax lien on my property? What is a municipal lien search? What is a re-issue credit on title insurance? What is a tenancy by the entirety? What is a title commitment? What is an estoppel? What is the benefit of an attorney owned title company? What is title insurance? Why do I have to wire in my final funds? Will I receive a statement showing all of the costs prior to closing? What is a closing disclosure?