Real Estate Terms

Blair Title has been providing Real Estate Title Services to Nebraska and Iowa since 1925. Locally owned and operated, our staff has a combined experience of 85 years in the title and escrow business. We strive to go that extra mile to make every transaction a pleasant experience. We appreciate the opportunity to serve you.

Purchasing property is one of the largest investments you will make. Title Insurance protects from defects and/or liens in the history of the title that may threaten your investment.

The process of depositing funds, executing legal documents and borrowing money to assist in the purchase of property.

This agent/officer is a non partial third party that prepares documents, aids in curing defects and receipts and disburses funds.


The Purchase Agreement / Sales Contract outlines the terms of the sale between the seller and buyer. This document is an instructional guide for the Settlement Agent. The Purchase Agreement describes the property to be sold, price, method of payment and closing date.