Realty Times, an industry publication, has published an advisory that is important to everyone who is involved in a real estate closing.  Besides the Buyer and Seller, this includes the escrow and title companies and the real estate attornies who conduct closings in our area.  CLICK HERE to read the article.  When you are next involved in a real estate transaction, take the time to discuss this item with your agent and make sure they are aware of the dangers.  It could save you a great deal of money and trouble.