After the approval of the loan as well as the Title Insurance, the processing of the paperwork begins, which is typically a couple of weeks after the Loan Application. Numerous papers need to be notarized and this is where the role of a notary closing agent becomes necessary as they have to check the IDs of notarized papers affiants.
Closing on a new home is a hectic, stressful process for everyone involved. When a buyer sits down to finalize the purchase of a home, he or she must go through and sign dozens of documents, some of which may require notarization from a commissioned notary public. If the notary public makes a mistake, it could result in the purchase being delayed.