Southland Residential Title

A real estate title company that brings accountability and trustworthiness to the closing table for every transaction.
Put your trust in us to get the deal closed.


What does a Title Company Do?
Confirms that the title to a piece of real estate is legitimate by performing a title search. They also issue title insurance.

What is a Title Search?
Looks for any outstanding mortgages, liens, judgments or unpaid taxes associated with the property, also any restrictions, easements, leases or other issues that might impact ownership. Surveys may also be required to determine property boundaries.

What is Title Insurance?
Title insurance protects the lender and/or owner against lawsuits or claims against the property that result from disputes over the title. There are two main types of title insurance: owner’s title insurance, which protects the property owner from title issues, and lender’s title insurance, which protects the mortgage company.

What is an escrow account?
Accounts that contain the funds needed to close on the home.
This money is used only for settlement and closing costs.

What is Closing?
A settlement agent from the title company brings necessary documentation, explains it to the parties and has it signed, collect closing costs and distribute monies.

After Closing.
Files new titles, deeds and other documents with the appropriate entities.



Southland Residential Title, LLC
244 North Peters Road
Knoxville, TN 37923
Phone: (865) 689-2406
Fax: (865) 689-2407