Knowledge Center

Explore Ravenswood's policies & procedures, training resources, and educational materials in our comprehensive Knowledge Center.

  • Title Tuesday: Cook County Tax Bills

    The Cook County Illinois tax bills are now available and can be found via a web portal on the Cook County Treasurer’s website. With the extended tax deadline, the second…

  • Title Tuesday: Anatomy of a Title Commitment

    At Ravenswood Title, we understand how important it is to you and your borrowers to receive a Title Clear to Close (TCTC) as quickly as possible in order to proceed…

  • Title Tuesday: What is a Solar UCC?

    Many homeowners choose to get solar panels installed on their property. A popular financing option is to lease or loan the solar equipment from the solar company instead of purchasing…

  • Quitclaim Deeds

    What is a quitclaim deed (QCD)? In real estate transactions, title refers to the legal ownership of a property, while the deed is the physical, legal document that transfers or…

  • Clearing Construction Liens From Title

    Construction work on a property gives contractors the legal right to file a lien on title that has priority over a mortgage. It is our goal to help clear these…

  • Hybrid and eClosing Confirmations

    What Your Borrowers Can Expect The day before scheduled closings, Ravenswood is now calling every borrower that is closing via a Hybrid or eClose transaction to confirm the closing time,…