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  1. Home Closing 101 – an easy-to-use resource for homebuyers.
    this site is designed to educate buyers on:
    1. The closing process
    2. Their rights to choose a title insurance company
    3. The process, coverage, function, and value of title insurance
    4. The roles of closing personnel, costs, and where to turn for straight answers during closing.
  2. Tools/Calculators
  3. Maryland Property Lookup (SDAT)
  4. Maryland State Web Resources
    1. – Maryland’s official site
    2. Maryland State Department of Assessment and Taxation
    3. Maryland Circuit Courts
    5. Annotated Code of Maryland
  5. Maryland Recordation and Transfer Tax Rates
          1. Recordation Taxes
          2. Transfer Taxes 
  6. Maryland County Web Resources
  7. Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation
  8. First American Title Insurance Company

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