CHICAGO TITLE USEFUL BROCHURES AND FLYERS

Importance of Financial Stregth Trifold

How To Protect Against Mortgage Fraud

How To Protect Against Mortgage Fraud Trifold

What to Expect at Closing

What to Expect at Closing Trifold

Why You Need Owner's Title Insurance

Why You Need Owner's Title Insurance Trifold

Why You Need Title Insurance - Refinance

Why You Need Title Insurance - Refinance Trifold

GOING GREEN (Eco-Friendly Flyers)

Keeping You Cool

Gas Saving Tips

Be a Paper Saver

Eco-Friendly Painting Tips

Simple Things We All Can Do to Help Save the Planet

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POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS (open as read-only) 

The Escrow Process

The Home Buying Process

The Home Buying Process (Spanish)

The Home Buying Process (Chinese)

Understanding Mortgages

Understanding Mortgages (Spanish)

Understanding Mortgages (Chinese)

HELPFUL TOOLS AND INFORMATION

Central Valley Closing Costs (Who Pays What?)

New Agent Guide

Common Ways to Hold Title

Common Ways to Hold Title (Spanish)

Common Ways to Hold Title (Chinese)

RELOCATION GUIDES

 

BUYER AND SELLER GUIDES

Borrowers Guide

For Sale By Owner (FSBO) Guide

Seller Guide

Buyer Guide

DESIGN REVIEW DISTRICTS (City of Stockton)

Design Review Districts

Design Review Districts Brochure 

Design Review Application

REAL ESTATE WTHHOLDING INFORMATION

Withholding Rates

California law requires withholding of 3 1/3 percent of the total sale price, unless an election is made to withhold on the gain on sale, where you would apply the following rates:
  • 9.3 percent for individuals
  • 8.84 percent for corporations
  • 10.84 percent for banks and financial corporations
  • 1.5 percent for S corporations
  • 3.5 percent for financial S corporations
Certain sellers may be exempt from withholding. The information below may help you understand California's withholding requirements.

Publications and reference material regarding Real Estate Withholding

Forms related to withholding on California Real Estate Sales

We combined Forms 593 and 593-B for escrows closing in 2008, to make one easy to use tax form.
  • Form 593, Real Estate Withholding Remittance Statement
  • Forms 593-C and 593-E with instructions, Real Estate Withholding Certificate and Computation of Estimated Gain or Loss
  • Form 593-I, Real Estate Withholding Installment Sale Agreement
New requirement for withholding agents – You may now file electronically to submit your withholding data.Email: WSCS.GEN@ftb.ca.gov, if you have questions or comments.
Subject: Real Estate Team

CHANGES IN OWNERSHIP INFORMATION

Preliminary Change In Ownership Report

ASSESSMENT INFORMATION

Guide to Proposition 8 (Decline-in-Value Reassessments)

Claim for Reassessment Exclusion for Transfer between Grandparent and Grandchild

Claim for Reassessment Exclusion For Transfer Between Parent And Child

Claim for Reassessment Exclusion - Age 55 Years or Older