5 Home-Buying Nightmares Your Title Insurance Could Prevent

Posted On: December 16, 2015

Imagine that you have found your dream home. Your offer is accepted, you close the deal, you move in. Then, just as you’ve started to make the house your own, the mail carrier delivers news that turns your world upside down: There was a lien against a previous owner, and now it’s been passed on to […]

Stay Safe with SETCO – Email Scams & Real Estate Transactions

Posted On: December 1, 2015

          PLEASE BE AWARE OF AN INDUSTRY PROBLEM WE FACE RIGHT NOW. Hackers, email phishing, and other cyber related crimes are at an all-time high right now, and HACKERS HAVE TARGETED REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS-and real estate AGENTS in particular- in an attempt to defraud lenders, real estate brokers, title companies and […]

Tax Day Is Almost Here! Tax Tips from Setco.

Posted On: April 6, 2015

As spring breakers flock to the Emerald Coast, SETCO is rejoicing that the tourism season is here but that also means it’s tax season. April is here, so don’t let taxes get you down. Here are some Real Estate Tax Breaks just in time for Spring Break and Tax Day! Real Estate Deductions: TAX DEDUCTIONS FOR MORTGAGE […]

Delivering the Security You Need

Posted On: March 4, 2015

There’s a new set of security standards for the real estate industry.  At SETCO, we’re committed to keeping our customers ahead of the curve by providing industry leading document security for this new environment. SETCO has now partnered with Pioneer Technology Group, a leading developer of secure technology for real estate, courts, and registers of deeds, to […]

It’s Time to File for Homestead Exemption!

Posted On: January 23, 2015

What is Homestead Exemption? For those that have a permanent residence in Florida, Homestead exemption reduces the taxable value of that property by up to $50,000. Who Can File? Every person who owns real property in Florida on January 1 and makes the property his or her permanent residence, or the permanent residence of their […]

Please Welcome Our Newest Team Member!

Posted On: December 23, 2014

April is a proud lifelong citizen of Pensacola, Florida and continues to bring her talents to our local business community.  She began her career in Advertising and Graphic Design, including roles such as Graphic Artist, Television Producer, and Radio Account Manager. In 2006, utilizing her Marketing and Sales knowledge, she began facilitating mortgage loans for […]

Need Help with Your Holiday Cards?

Posted On: December 18, 2014

Reminder that SETCO’s PAPERLESS CLOSER is a great resource for gathering year-end information or even completing your holiday card mailing list! Real estate agents that close with SETCO have 24 hour a day access to their file information. This includes data for open and closed files and it is stored under your individualized password protected paperless closer account. So, if […]

Welcome Michelle to the SETCO Team!

Posted On: December 16, 2014

Please join us in welcoming Michelle Perry Child to the Emerald Coast.  We are very excited to have Michelle join our team as our new Marketing Representative for the 30A area, as she has been vacationing here since the 1990’s.   She recently moved here from Athens, GA with her husband, David, and son, Carson, […]

Happy Thanksgiving from SETCO!

Posted On: November 26, 2014

SETCO would like to extend a special greeting to express our sincere appreciation for your confidence and loyalty to us. We are deeply thankful and extend to you our best wishes for a happy and healthy Thanksgiving Day. All of our offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27th and Friday, Nov. 28th, for Thanksgiving as […]

SETCO Cost Calculator App for iPhone & Android…Download Today!

Posted On: November 17, 2014

Did you know you can use SETCO’s Closing Calculator on your phone? Whether you have an iPhone, iPad or Android device, you can use our FREE Closing Calculator App to calculate your closing costs wherever you are! Search Setco Services in the Apple Store or Google Play Store to download your calculator today! The APP includes a cost and refinance calculator, a link to our survey […]