What are the laws regarding settlement and possession?

Question Details: We closed on our house at 6 pm Friday so the documents won't be recorded until Monday. We're also still working on finalizing an escrow holdback agreement for repairs that the seller needs to pay post-closing. It's now Saturday and the sellers are asking for keys and access back to the property. We were under the impression that we took possession as of closing regardless of whether the docs were recorded yet or not?

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