The lowest interest rates in nearly a year were not enough incentive to juice mortgage demand.
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First American Launches “TotalView,” Providing A Comprehensive View Of Property, Ownership, Encumbrance And Market Data In A Single Report
The TotalView report combines data from both public and proprietary sources to provide a current, complete view of property, ownership, encumbrances and market data.
The problem stems to a great degree from the fact that the title insurance market is dominated by intermediaries....
Selecting a lower-cost option would have saved homebuyers an average of $851 on their title insurance premiums, a discount of more than 27 percent, on average, off the amount they ultimately paid.
“American Title is a strong fit with our focus on risk management in the housing market,” said Michael Campbell,...
American Title will operate as part of Assurant’s Mortgage Solutions business, whose capabilities include property preservation, appraisal and valuation services.
Report: What is the biggest issue or challenge that the title and escrow industry is dealing with right now? Melmet:...
Steven J. Melmet, Esq., CEO of Vendor Connect, LLC, a national company which manages and coordinates REO title and sat down with MReport to explain how title companies are wading through the heavily regulated environment without running into trouble.
American Land Title Association: CFPB Approach To Disclose Title Fees On Mortgage Disclosures Not...
Industry Appreciates Clarification on Liability, Cure Provisions for Violations
American Land Title Association: CFPB Approach To Disclose Title Fees On Mortgage Disclosures Not 'Transparent,' 'Practical' Or 'Accurate'
While we disagree with the CFPB's inaccurate disclosure of title insurance fees on the mortgage disclosures, the letter is helpful in providing clarification about how lenders and settlement agents should manage liability.