What to Look for in a Title Insurance Company

These days, everyone is trying to get into the title insurance business. Real estate agents; mortgage lenders; insurance companies & lawyers all have interests in the various insurers. Banks are trying to get into the business too. When someone suggests their company, ask:

Why are they recommending that particular company;

What role they play (if any) in reviewing the chain of title and/or underwriting process; and

What (if anything) will they receive in return for steering your business to the proposed insurer?

ULTIMATELY, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE THE TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY


Some Title Insurance options include:



Professionals National Title Network

CTIC
Chicago Title Insurance Company

1st American Title Insurance

First American Title Insurance Company Stewart Title

Title Insurance Company

  • What to Look for in a Title Insurance Company
    These days, everyone is trying to get into the title insurance business. Real estate agents; mortgage lenders; insurance companies & lawyers all have interests in the various insurers. Banks are trying to get into the business too. When someone suggests their company, ask:

    Why are they recommending that particular company;

    What role they play (if any) in reviewing the chain of title and/or underwriting process; and

    What (if anything) will they receive in return for steering your business to the proposed insurer?

    ULTIMATELY, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE THE TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY


    Some Title Insurance options include:



    Professionals National Title Network

    CTIC
    Chicago Title Insurance Company

    1st American Title Insurance

    First American Title Insurance Company Stewart Title