14 TM Suggestions to the Seller FidelityNationalTitle Change of Address Here is a handy list of all the people you might need to contact regarding your move. Don’t forget to tell close friends and relatives your new address and telephone numbers. Utilities Electric Gas Water Telephone Fuel Publications Newspapers Magazines Professional Fraternal Government & Public Office Veterans Administration Library City Hall - Garbage & Refuse State Motor Vehicle Bureau Post Office Draft Board Insurance Agencies Life Fire Auto Home Health Accident Hospital Professional Services Doctor Dentist Optometrist Certified Public Accountant Attorney Real Estate Broker Established Business Accounts Dry Cleaner Bakery Drug Store Diaper Service Department Store Water Softener Service Diary Service Stations Laundry Banks Finance Companies Automobile Miscellaneous Relatives and Friends Business Associates Book & Record Clubs Organizations & Clubs; Schools Your Landlord (if you are a Tenant) Your Tenants (if you are a Landlord)
The Process of Selling Your House Prepare House For Viewing by Prospective Buyers Escrow Open & Title Report Ordered at FidelityNationalTitle Documents Compiled Final Closing Deposits Review Tips Included in Package House Inspections Completed If Applicable Loan Documents Drawn by Lender Registration of Documents Market Property Inspections Submitted to Escrow Officer Documents are Executed at FidelityNationalTitle Congratulations on the Sale of Your House For further explanation review with your Real Estate Professional. Seller’s Guide Your Guide to Selling Your Home Review Contracted Presented Appraisal Ordered Funding By Lender Packing & Moving 15
Imagine this – you've purchased your new home, unpacked the moving boxes, and have finally started to settle in, only to receive an angry phone call a few days later from someone claiming to be the property's rightful owner. It turns out that the seller was a fraud using forged papers to sell a home that wasn't theirs! The worst part? Legally, the home doesn't belong to you, either. The tragedy!