New Remote Online Notarization Law for Real Estate Transactions in CO

by Michael Selinfreund, Esq. and Jim Brown This article is intended for educational purposes and not as legal advice. It is always advisable to ...
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Cherry Creek Title is an Essential Business

According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the city of Denver, Title and Settlement are Considered an ‘Essential Business’. *Cherry Creek Title ...
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Frequently Asked Questions: How do you fill in the dates on a purchase contract?

FSBO Tips on Filling out the dates for Paragraph 3 of the Colorado Contract To Buy And Sell Real Estate (Residential) Form CBS 1-5-19 ...
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New Colorado Contract to Buy and Sell Real Estate for 2019

This article is intended for educational purposes only and not as legal advice. The Colorado Contract to Buy and Sell Real Estate which is ...
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Class Action May Cause Major Changes Regarding How Buyer Agents are Paid in the United States

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq. President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American On March 6, 2019, a Class ...
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Selling Your Home “For Sale by Owner”

Cherry Creek Title has specialized in “For Sale by Owner” transactions for over 20 years. We have a well experienced staff including 2 staff ...
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FSBO Tips On Filling Out the Colorado 2019 Contract To Buy And Sell Real Estate (Residential) Form CBS 1-6-18; Mandatory 1/1/19 for Licensed Agents.

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc., Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American Please note this is a revised ...
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New Credit Protection Laws Including Other Tips to Avoid Being a Victim of Fraud

By Michael Selinfreund, President / General Counsel of Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. This article is intended for educational purposes only and ...
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How to Develop Hacker-Proof Passwords

With all the publicity about cyber fraud, many people are rethinking their online security and trying to come up with hacker -proof passwords.  Is ...
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Don’t Be Spoofed!

You have read the warnings: “Don’t wire funds in response to an email without using call-back procedures!” Always call the party who appears to ...
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Tips to Protect Your Information During Your Real Estate Transaction

Real Estate Transactions are a Prime Target for Fraudsters! When you buy a home you will be required to submit personal information to your lender ...
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Tips to Identify Valid and Suspicious Emails

The most common signs of suspicious signs to look for before opening your emails and clicking on any link are: Incorrect Grammar/Spelling/Text Body Many ...
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Judicial Foreclosure in Colorado

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc., Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American The majority of foreclosures in Colorado ...
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Protecting Your Funds From Wire Fraud During Real Estate Transactions

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc., Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity and First American Recently, the number of incidents of ...
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Protect Your Money From Wire Fraud When Buying a Home

Wire Fraud is Real – learn how to prevent wire fraud happening to you by watching this video presentation by First American Title Summary ...
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Protecting Your Purchase Funds and Sale Proceeds from Wire Fraud in Real Estate Transactions

 By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc., Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American Recently, the number of incidents of ...
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Insuring Beneficiary Deeds in Colorado – How This May Affect Your Next Real Estate Transaction

When providing title insurance on a property where there is a Beneficiary’s Deed involved, there is now a waiting period of 4 months after ...
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Effective Tips for Avoiding Being a Victim of Identity and Financial Fraud

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq. President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent of Commonwealth/Fidelity and First American A credit freeze is a very ...
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Dodd-Frank Stands in the Way of Parents Seeking to Provide Purchase Money Residential Mortgages for Their Children

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq.  President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent of Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, ...
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It’s Real Property Tax Lien Auction Time for Unpaid 2015 Real Property Taxes in Colorado

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American Colorado real property tax lien sales ...
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Get it in Writing! Real Property Ownership Co-Tenancy Agreements including Video Presentation

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc., Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American When people typically think of co-tenancy ...
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FSBO Tips! Requirements for The Sellers Residential Property Disclosure

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc., Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity & First American Colorado state law requires certain disclosure ...
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An Overview of Colorado Mechanics Liens Laws Part 2 of 2

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq. President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity and First American All mechanics liens relate back to ...
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What Happens After the Closing?

IT’S OFFICIAL! You just closed on your new home….. What’s next? You have been supplied with a set of keys that unlocks the doors to ...
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An Overview of Colorado Mechanic’s Lien Laws Part 1 of 2

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity and First American Mechanic’s lien laws were created for ...
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Real Property Judgment Liens in Colorado

by Michael Selinfreund, President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc.  April 25, 2016 This article is intended for educational purposes only and not ...
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Equitable Subrogation in Colorado

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq.,  President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity and First American  Equitable subordination is an equitable remedy ...
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Homebuyers Guide to the Home Buying Process

If this is your first time buying a home, follow this comprehensive guide to the home buying process: Homebuyers Guide Through the Home Buying ...
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First Time Home Buyer Facts

Buying a home for the first time can be overwhelming. Our knowledgeable professionals can answer your title and closing questions and we are committed ...
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FSBO Tips On Filling Out the Colorado 2016 Contract To Buy And Sell Real Estate (Residential) Form CBS1-6-15; Mandatory 1/1/16 for Licensed Agents.

By Michael Selinfreund, Esq., President/General Counsel of Cherry Creek Title Services, Inc. Agent for Commonwealth/Fidelity and First American  WATCH THIS 5 PART SERIES for ...
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8. CLOSING DAY! Checklist for a Successful Closing

VALID PHOTO IDENTIFICATION Two forms of identification are typically required at closing, including one of the following: — Valid U.S. Driver’s License or non-driver ...
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Mail Away Closing Tips

Closing on time and to accommodate all parties involved in your closing, we may have to mail out closing documents. If you are involved ...
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Understanding the Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule

Click Here for Understanding the Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule Infographic ...
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