What is a “title exam”?

Updated March 13, 2023.

A “title exam” is the review or examination of the abstract to determine the sufficiency and status of the ownership or title to real property. The buyer’s attorney or a title examiner engaged by the buyer’s attorney will undertake or obtain a title exam of the property prior to closing to make certain that the buyer will be obtaining good title to the property being purchased.


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