Do the entire deal between your bank and his if possible. You want to verify for certain the his bank truly does have the title on hand and that they will send it to you/your bank when your funds clear. Will make the whole process much smoother/trustworthy for both parties if the banks do all the work.
“A young man was following Him, wearing nothing but a linen sheet over his naked body; and they seized him. But he pulled free of the linen sheet and escaped naked.” (Mark 14:51-52)