There are numerous items to consider in the completion of any real estate contract. In some cases, specific "riders" should be completed as attachments to the contract. If you have any questions regarding the completion of the sales contract, you should seek legal advice as a real estate attorney is the most qualified person who can protect your interests.

Although the law does not allow Seminole Title Company to prepare your sales contract, we can refer you to an attorney who can assist you. To assure a smooth closing, we ask that you provide us with the following:

Seller

  • Driver's License and/or Photo ID
  • Marriage License (if applicable)
  • Death Certificate (if applicable)
  • Mortgage and Home Equity Loan information including account numbers.
  • If Condominium - Maintenance Coupons
  • Copy of Owners Title Insurance Policy

Buyer

  • Driver's License and / or photo ID
  • Marriage License (if applicable)
  • Seminole Title Company will notify the buyer of the amount to bring to the closing. Payment via wire transfer is the most reliable means for submitting payments at closing to ensure there are no delays.
  • Condominium Approval (if applicable)

The buyer should check with their lender to determine if the following items are required prior to closing the transaction:

  • Property Appraisal
  • Survey
  • Termite Report
  • Hazard and/or Flood Insurance