The principals and staff of Arizona Escrow & Financial Corporation have been meeting the escrow needs of the business community since 1976.

We believe that expertise and experience are vitally important to our customers. Many times it is the escrow officer, drawing on years of experience, that can make the difference in closing or not closing a transaction. Our primary escrow officers have a combined total of over 104 years of Real and Personal Property experience and are acknowledged experts in their field.

We service the escrow needs of customers statewide, nationally and internationally. Our customer base includes individuals, businesses, business and real estate brokers, law firms, commercial and SBA lenders, banks, major corporations, Tribal Communities, State and Municipal government organizations and departments, internet entities, and other parties requiring an experienced and professional escrow company.

Available services

The sale of businesses and their assets.

Anything that does not involve real property (Real estate) ie equipment, tradenames, trademarks.

Learn about our Personal Property Escrow Services.

Sales that include the business assets as well as the building and land where they do business.

AEF coordinates large-scale purchase and sale agreements for real estate zoned commercial properties. The exchange refers to 1031 exchanges.

Learn more about how we work with buyers, sellers, and their representatives and the specific commercial real estate services we provide to ensure a smooth closing process.

When it comes to business escrow, we know the headaches and frustrations attorneys can encounter as they work to close their clients’ transactions.

Learn about our Attorney Escrow Services.

Escrow where 2 parties instruct the escrow agent to hold documents and/or funds until certain conditions are met.

Learn about our Holding & Disbursement Services.

Escrow where we are instructed to hold the source codes for software until such time certain conditions are met.

Escrow is set up to accept deposits from investors who are looking to invest in the IPO. Usually there is a certain threshold that has to be met in order to proceed. If the threshold is not met, the funds are usually returned to the investors.

Funds and/or documents are held until such time as a lawsuit is settled or until such time as the settlement conditions are met. Court or joint instructions required.

Funds are deposited by the client of a construction company to guarantee payment once certain performance thresholds are met by the contractor. We do not obtain mechanic lien releases or conduct performance instructions.

Escrows that involve SBA or Commercial Lenders for funding or have loan funds held until such time as certain conditions are met.

Escrow that involve the sale of websites, etc.

Search the County and State records for any UCC-1 Financing Statements, Civil Judgements or Tax Liens.

Offered through a title partner.

Escrow involving the transfer of Websites, software, copyrights, patents, trademarks, etc.

Transaction involving the sale of the Stock of a corporation or the Membership Interest in an LLC.