escrow agent

escrow agent
A person (often an attorney) or a company that handles escrow arrangements. Also sometimes called a title agent.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

escrow agent
An independent third party custodian with whom a copy of the source code of a computer program may be deposited and stored under an escrow arrangement. Bodies such as the National Computing Centre or Intellect are often instructed for this purpose.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

escrow agent
   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.
   See also: escrow

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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