Posted by Nate(DC) on December 09, 2003 at 20:36:25:
You can hold the closing anywhere that you want. In Maryland, the buyer has the sole and absolute right, by statute, to select the settlement company. Since you are in Maryland, and you are the buyer, you get to pick.
Be aware that the prior title company may be unhappy and may try to get you to pay them for work they have already done (if any).