Title Search Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Title Search, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Title Search?

it is a record of all the possible searches and examination of the title in local offices which maintains the records of real estates in that region. The records are made for the title insurance company to make a decision on guaranting the new titleholder on aspects which they have summarised as flawless. These records are regarding the present owners, current deeds, liabilities and court cases on the property, purchase price of the property, waste lands and contaminants near the property, mortage price and other related information that can affect the new holder.