Senior Title Officer
John Hughes brings to Evident more than 20 years of experience reading, analyzing and underwriting commercial and residential real estate titles throughout New Jersey.
Identifying complex title issues involving the vesting of title, easements and restrictions, estates and trusts, tideland and riparian issues are just the beginning as John’s forte is making the most complicated problems simple and solvable so even the most complicated transaction close quickly and easily.
Formerly employed as a Senior Title Officer for Vested Land Services, Land Title Agency, LandAmerica Financial Group and Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, John has written title insurance for every major underwriter.
Largest Transaction to Date: Major Atlantic City Casino - $1,075,000,000.00 mortgage.
Most Complex Search: Fairview-Edgewater Tunnel Project – two counties, fourteen municipalities and a subterranean tunnel 2 & ½ miles long beneath Fairview and Ridgefield.
Craziest Deal Ever: Ask him about the “Murder Title”