Blog - Month: July 2017

Month: July 2017

The Importance of Title Insurance

By Andrea Robinson
July 31, 2017 Category: General

So you found your dream home, your offer has been accepted, and youre ready to close. Now what? You need to make sure you find the right title agency, and Ohio First Land Title is here to help. Youll want to make sure you have a policy that will ensure there will be no unknown claims made to the ownership of your new home. Sounds pretty important, right? If you arent convinced just yet, lets look at a scenario of what could go wrong without being insured. Your title insurance is there to protect you and the lender from the possibility that your seller or any previous sellers didnt have free and clear ownership of the property, not allowing you to have full ownership. For example, you are buying a house from a seller who had purchased the home along with their brother - Both are on the title. If the seller is selling the home to you on his own, and you dont know about the brother being on the title... What happens next? The brother can come back and want to stake his claim after

Summer Home Decor Trends

By Andrea Robinson
July 25, 2017 Category: General

Looking to redecorate this summer? Dont miss out when it comes to the latest summer trends. We all know a little bit of reorganizing can go a long way. Lets look at some of the newest trending styles so far from this summer: 1. Floral Prints Floral prints are huge this summer! Adding the print to pillows, curtains, carpets, and more can add a summer feel and a pop of color to your home. 2. Animal Prints Adding a little bit of animal print is a great way to stay on trend. Try getting a small rug or throw pillow to add into the mix! 3. Climbing Plants While picking plants for this look, try using an ivy tree to get that twisty and growing feel. By putting this plant near furniture or wall fixtures it can climb up or down depending on what you like best. 4. Mixed Prints How would this work you might ask? By using a similar color scheme, the mixed prints and pattern should flow together nicely when placed together. This trend is mostly shown using throw and couch pillows. 5.

Your Cleveland Summer Festival Guide

By Andrea Robinson
July 18, 2017 Category: General

Wondering how to spend your time for the rest of summer in Cleveland (where does the time go...)? We here at Ohio First Land Title found a few things to keep your weekends jam-packed. Head to one of the many festivals! Heres a guide to help you find the best festival for you, your friends, and family. Something Soon If you are in need of something coming up in the next week, check out the 35th Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Fest. Head to the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds from July 21-23 to enjoy culture, food, live bands, children activities, and more! Go to the website for information about admission, directions, and more. Looking for A Show The 7th Annual International Burlesque Festival is coming up fast and can be something for you to do August 3rd, 4th, and 5th. Go to The Beachland Ballroom that weekend to see all the performances. Visit their website for more information! For the Artist For your inner