Rowlett Real Estate School held its 63-Hour Sales Associate License Live Classroom Course in Destin, Florida from May 13-19, 2019. This course is an REcampus, FREC-approved, 7-day, 63-hour pre-license course required by the state to obtain a Florida real estate license. Complete everything in the classroom. Includes final course exam and course completion certificate for the state exam.
What is a Chain of Title? A chain of title is the complete successive record of a property's ownership. To clarify, beginning with the earliest owner, title may pass to many individuals. Therefore, each owner is "linked" to the next and a "chain" is formed. In short, a chain of title is [...]
What is a Title Search? A title search is an examination of all the public records to determine whether any defects exist in the chain of title. Recorded instruments such as deeds, divorce decrees, wills, and mortgages are included. In actual practice, the search does not go all the way back in [...]
What is Abstract of Title? An abstract of title is a summary report of what the title search found in the public record. The person who prepares this report is called an abstractor. The abstractor searches the public records and then prepares a condensed history of the various events and proceedings that [...]
What is Title Insurance? Title insurance is a contract that protects the policyholder from losses arising from defects in the title. Florida law does not require title insurance. It is a unique type of insurance. It protects against loss from past occurrence, such as a forged deed somewhere in the [...]
What is a Deed? A deed is a written instrument that conveys title to real property. It is an instrument of conveyance whereby title to real property is transferred from one party to another. The two parties to a deed are the grantor (owner giving title) and the grantee (new owner receiving title). The deed must [...]