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Verbal Lien Search

We give you a verbal account of the property to which you are inquiring; including the titleholders and all liens against the property.

Written Lien Search

A lien search in written format giving you a copy of the title holder’s warranty deed and a showing of all liens against the property, including tax information and parcel ID numbers.

Abstract Updates

Price is dependent upon number of entries. We will contact your customer to get their abstract, update it for you, and deliver it to where it needs to go.

Loan Closing

We offer full service loan closings. (Please read our FAQ’s if you are unfamiliar with normal title procedure in Iowa.)

Form 900

A pre-closing lien search in written format for refinance transactions which complies with the requirements of Iowa Title Guaranty.  This format should be used when you are planning on covering your mortgage with a Title Guaranty Policy.

Form 901

A post-closing lien search in written format for refinance transactions which complies with the requirements of Iowa Title Guaranty.  This Form needs to be completed before you can receive a final policy from Iowa Title Guaranty.

Post-Closing Final Certification

This form is used after closing on a real estate purchase transaction when you want a final policy from Iowa Title Guaranty and is used in lieu of a final continuation of the Abstract of Title.