title insurance Tag

Fintech Eyes Opportunity in $15 Billion Title-Insurance Business

Bloomberg. Written by Katherine Chiglinsky and Julie Verhage

Tech-focused startups are knocking on the door of a $15 billion industry that’s dominated by just four companies: Title insurance. A California regulator announced Tuesday that, for the first time, it gave approval to a tech-focused startup title insurer to operate in the biggest U.S. state...

Editorial: Blame Albany for gouging homebuyers

The Buffalo News. News Editorial Board.

It’s one of those stories that is easy to pass over: the costs of title insurance in New York. But it described a practice that costs New York homebuyers hundreds of dollars in extra closing costs and, in some cases, thousands of dollars. Albany allows it...

OneTitle CEO Warns Regulatory Change ‘Leaves No Flexibility’

Law360. Written by Andrew McIntyre.

A new regulation that bans New York title insurance companies from offering inducements to potential clients will fundamentally change the landscape for an industry long accustomed to the practice, OneTitle National Guaranty Co. Inc. CEO Daniel Price told Law360 in a recent interview. The change, known...

Legislature Moving to Gut Curbs on Title Insurance Costs

Habitat Magazine.

For the time being, New York homebuyers’ closing costs will not include the cost of Madison Square Garden tickets, trips to strip clubs, or even the price of a humble cup of coffee. New regulations to curtail fees charged by title insurers have gone into effect...

OneTitle, Sovereign Title form insurance partnership for New York, New Jersey

Real Estate Weekly

OneTitle National Guaranty Company and Sovereign Title Agency have announced a new partnership to elevate their service offerings. The companies will now jointly serve clients throughout the New York/New Jersey region, providing expanded coverage and seamless service. Through its new affiliate, Sovereign Title, OneTitle is now able...

OneTitle joins forces with Sovereign Title

myCentralJersey.com

NEW YORK – OneTitle National Guaranty Company, Inc. and Sovereign Title Agency, LLC, announced a strategic partnership that will provide a very high level of customer service and underwriting expertise to residential and commercial title insurance customers in New York and New Jersey. This unique...