Armour Title, an Illinois Title Company, is your source for the best in title services in the state of Illinois.  We provide title services for many different clients including realtors, lenders, homeowners, and borrowers.  Our customer service is excellent and we are very flexible, catering our services to your schedule.  Our experienced settlement officers are prepared to travel nationwide to perform closings any time of day.  We work closely with real estate, mortgage, and home professionals nationwide to ensure that you get the best possible service.

Illinois Closing Services

Armour Title  also provides closing services to citizens of Illinois.  Closing is the last step in the real estate transaction process and transfers the ownership of the home to the new owner.   During this process, the deed is also transferred from the seller to the buyer.  If need closing services and are in Illinois, Armour Title can help.

Illinois Deed Transfers

Deed transfers are sometimes necessary when buying or selling a home. They involve the adding, removal, or changing of the name on a property title.  Armour Title provides deed transfer services to Illinois residents.

Illinois Contract of Sale Preparation

A contract of sale lays out the obligations of two parties engaged in the buying, selling, or transferring of a home.  It is a legal document that binds the signers to the terms and is necessary for the transfer of a deed.  Armour Title can help people in the Illinois area to prepare the contract of sale and make sure that everything is complete and correct.

Illinois Commercial Closings

If you are buying or selling commercial property, you will require a commercial closing.  The commercial closing is similar to a regular closing but involves other aspects like zoning requirements, loan applications, and commercial leases.  At Armour Title, we are highly knowledgeable about these aspects and adept at providing commercial closing services in the Illinois area.

Illinois Escrow Agent

Armour Title can also act as an escrow agent during a real estate transaction in Illinois.  We can hold the deed in escrow until both parties are satisfied that their terms are met.  We will secure the property and examine all documents thoroughly to ensure fairness.

Illinois Title Insurance

Title insurance is purchased during the closing and is available to property owners and lenders.  It protects the purchaser from financial loss due to title defects, liens, and other issues.  If a lawsuit is filed against you, title insurance will either protect you or reimburse you.  At Armour Title, we work with independent underwriters to provide title insurance to Illinois area residents.

Illinois 1031 Exchange

Section 1031 of the tax code allows the tax on property transactions to be deferred to a future date.  Like most tax law, this can be hard to decipher and determine if it applies to you.  Fortunately, Armour Title is an expert in 1031 exchange and can provide advice and intermediary services to those in the Illinois area.

The Armour Title Advantage

Choosing us over any other title company provides you with numerous benefits including:

  • Online Ordering
  • Flexible Closing Times
  • Quick Service – Turnaround time is 48-72 Hours for Title Commitments
  • Reverse Mortgage Settlements
  • Lower VA/FHA Refinancing Rates
  • An Experienced, Committed, and Knowledgeable Staff

Whether you are looking to buy or sell a residential or commercial property in Illinois, Armour Title can help.  Our dedicated team of title and settlement experts can provide you with the service that you need.  Contact us today or fill out the form above for more information.