title insurance Tag

OneTitle slashes title insurance rates

By E.B. Solomont on TheRealDeal.com

NY underwriters historically set prices together In an industry dominated by large players, upstart title insurance company OneTitle received approval from state regulators to slash its rates, the company told The Real Deal.Underwriters in New York — whose prices are regulated by the state — typically...

Understanding The Economics Of Title Insurance

By Alan M. Doran and Rachel D. Jaffe on Law360

Title insurance economics — at both the industry and company levels — are widely questioned, often because title insurance has diametric characteristics compared to other forms of insurance, including basic underwriting theory, the time period covered, loss ratios, the way in which risk is priced,...

How to Save on Closing Costs When You Buy a Home

By Abby Hayes on DoughRoller.net

Many future homebuyers spend years saving and planning for a down payment. But when they get ready to actually purchase a home, they’re shocked at the amount of closing costs. On average, closing costs amount to between 2 and 5 percent of the total purchase price...

HomeSmartNY and OneTitle Announce Partnership

OneTitle National Guaranty Company, Inc. (www.onetitle.com) and HomeSmartNY (www.nyscxhe.org) announced a groundbreaking partnership to bring information and training on title insurance to housing counselors from over 70 housing counseling agencies across New York State as well as their clients. This announcement is another step in OneTitle’s...

“The Title Insurance Scam”

New York Times

This morning, 2.2 million people—including your clients—are reading the New York Times editorial that says “borrowers are overcharged for title insurance…inflated by lack of competition in the title insurance market.” But it doesn’t have to be that way.  OneTitle is changing the landscape.  Our lower premium rates, vastly lower...