A Warranty Deed is a document filed with the County Recorder’s Office that grants title to real estate from the seller to the buyer. The document guarantees:
- The seller is entitled to sell the property
- There are no outstanding liens other than those listed on the Warranty Deed
- The buyer will be defended against any claims brought against the property by individuals claiming to have a prior interest in it
The information for this answer was found on our Real Estate Purchase Agreement answers.