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August 19, 2019

The Quill – August 2019

THE QUILL ARTICLE: ALTA 34 Endorsements We think the ALTA 34 Endorsement is an important topic so we decided to re-visit this article from our June […]
July 17, 2019

The Quill – July 2019

THE QUILL ARTICLE: “Disruption” aka “The Existential Threat” Have I got your attention??? Sorry for the dramatic title, but this is an important topic because, in my […]
June 18, 2019

The Quill – June 2019

THE QUILL TIP: Pro-rating Property Taxes As those of you who practice in Mecklenburg County know, this year is a re-evaluation year for property taxes. Recently, the […]
May 21, 2019

The Quill – May 2019

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Lady Bird Deeds   I have received several questions recently concerning Lady Bird Deeds. What’s a Lady Bird Deed, you ask? It’s also referred to […]
May 6, 2019

The Quill – April 2019

THE QUILL TIP   Recently, I decided that our monthly meetings with our three teams (Sales Team, Underwriting Team and Customer Care Team) could be better […]
April 4, 2019

The Quill – March 2019

Wire Fraud – Practical Tips We recently hosted a Wire Fraud Seminar with two incredible speakers: an FBI Agent and an IT Professional. Both Speakers gave us […]
February 4, 2019

The Quill – February 2019

Insuring Over Old Deeds of Trust There are two Underwriting questions that we field more than any other (and it’s not even close). The first relates to […]
January 17, 2019

The Quill – January 2019

Tacking to Loan Policies The industry standard for a proper title search is 30 years. An acceptable short cut, as many of you know, is to search […]
November 7, 2018

The Quill – November 2018

Thanksgiving is coming? Better Call Sal. . . This month we introduce a new feature to the Quill that we like to call “Better Call Sal”. We […]
October 3, 2018

The Quill – October 2018

OCTOBER is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We are joining the fight and so can you! As many of you are aware, October is Breast Cancer Awareness […]
September 11, 2018

The Quill – September 2018

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Survey Says… We do a lot of things really well here at Barrister’s Title. But that doesn’t mean that there is not room for […]
August 7, 2018

The Quill – August 2018

THANK YOU! Dear Esteemed Colleagues, Friends and Customers: Another August is here. That means that football is just around the corner. . .and the beautiful Fall days […]
July 10, 2018

The Quill – July 2018

THE QUILL ARTICLE: Blockchain: What is it and why should I care? Let me start out by saying that I am not an expert at this stuff. I […]
June 13, 2018

The Quill – June 2018

THE QUILL TIP: My tip this month is a little off the beaten path. Here it is. . .ready for it. . .Watch the World Cup. We Americans […]
May 17, 2018

The Quill – May 2018

THE QUILL TIP: Second Mortgage Payoffs In the past few weeks, we have been informed of two claims involving second mortgages that did not get properly […]
April 18, 2018

The Quill – April 2018

ARTICLE: Partnerships Partnerships At one time, Partnerships were a preferred entity for holding real property. When the limited liability company laws were created, LLC’s became the norm […]
March 22, 2018

The Quill – March 2018

ARTICLE: e-Closings At the risk of creating some anxiety, I am tackling a subject this month that is less relevant today than it will be in […]
February 14, 2018

The Quill – February 2018

Coming Soon… We’re excited to announce that The Quill will be getting a much needed makeover! We want to serve you as best we can and […]
January 9, 2018

The Quill – January 2018

Quill Tip This month’s tip is for anyone who hasn’t already indulged in the morally questionable party game – Cards Against Humanity – you might want […]
November 15, 2017

The Quill – November 2017

Quill Tip This month’s tip is to all of you business owners with employees out there.  I want to recommend a book by Daniel Pink called Drive.  Drive draws […]