Escrow Agent

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Definition: Escrow Agent




What is the dictionary definition of Escrow Agent?

Dictionary Definition


n. a person or entity holding documents and funds in a transfer of real property, acting for both parties pursuant to instructions. Typically the agent is a person (commonly an attorney), escrow company or title company, depending on local practice.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Escrow Agent are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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