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3 reasons interest rates matter so much right now

Raise your hand if you’re tired of talking about interest rates. If you fit in that category, you certainly won’t love this special February message. But it’s the topic that is still on the minds of most people – real estate professionals, and our customers alike.  Here are three different ways continued lower mortgage rates […]

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Community Spotlight – Emmett

The next Alliance Title branch spotlight shines on the small but mighty team working inside our Emmett, ID branch. With a combined 44 years of experience, this group of caring and knowledgeable professionals love delivering for their customers and community on a daily basis.    “We strive to be accurate, timely and confident so our […]

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Does ChatGPT know title insurance? We put AI to the test!

Just like Usher, we have a confession (just one, no second part): This blog post was written with an assist from artificial intelligence. That’s right, we used ChatGPT to round up five things homebuyers should know about title insurance. Here’s how the robots answered our prompt of “What are five things buyers should know about title […]

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4 new rules to buying or selling a home this season

Thinking about entering the real estate market soon? Great. You’re certainly not alone. More listings, falling interest rates, (even though the Fed left rates unchanged last month) and general optimism about future market conditions have many people thinking soon could be the perfect time to start the next chapter of their lives. However, the roller […]

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Associate Spotlight – Jared Janke

It’s time to talk about another one of our great Alliance Title team members. Today’s Associate Spotlight shines on Jared Janke, who is the Assistant Branch Manager & Sales Manager of our bustling Coeur d’Alene, ID branch.   Jared has spent 18 years in the industry – 16 of those with the Alliance Title family. He […]

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5 ways to maximize your extra day this month

There’s always so much to love about February, but every four years, this month gives us even more to appreciate. Yes, we’re talking about leap years and how you can make the most of the additional 24 hours of 2024.  Whether you’re looking to enhance your marketing strategy, unwind, or bolster your team’s spirit, here […]

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The truth is that cybercriminals and other scammers will always have eyes on real estate, searching for a weak link or another way to gain access. We’ve compiled some real estate industry fraud stats to be aware of. Remember, if something seems off, it probably is. Reach out to us anytime!


Associate Spotlight – Kate Moss

It’s time to introduce you to another great member of our team. Today’s Alliance Title spotlight finds Kate Moss, an Escrow Officer in our Idaho Falls, ID branch. She has been with us for five years and has loved helping so many customers realize their dreams during that time. That’s why celebrating a completed transaction […]

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3 pros and cons of adjustable-rate mortgages

Let’s talk about adjustable-rate mortgages. Yes, it’s likely that if mortgage rates decrease (at least that’s the hope) this year, such a topic may not garner as much attention as it has lately. However, it’s always good for us in the title and real estate industry to know what options our potential buyers have when […]

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Community Spotlight – Idaho Falls

The first Alliance Title branch spotlight of 2024 focuses on the great people we have inside our Idaho Falls, ID branch. This experienced, friendly team takes pride in serving this bustling Snake River community known as a hub for agriculture, commerce, travel, health care, culture, outdoor activity and more. In order to build camaraderie and […]

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