Tag Archives: title industry

5/27/2017 – TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS

From Bis Now – The Security Of Blockchain Will Revolutionize The Title Industry

From Bitcoin Magazine – Hyperledger Moves Blockchain Frameworks Sawtooth and Iroha Forward, Adds Members

From The Real Deal – Title insurance startup Spruce raises $4.5M in venture funding

From The Columbus Dispatch – Judge: County recorders cannot alter deed restrictions, even if it includes racist language

From Housing Wire – Former JPMorgan Chase loan officer pleads guilty for $33 million mortgage fraud scheme

3/31/2015 – TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS

From Wicked Local – Norfolk Registry of Deeds warns of direct mail scam

From The Boston Globe – Colonial records go on display in Plymouth

From Insurance News Net – North American Title Insurance Co. hires title industry veteran DePhillips as its new director of operations

From Inman – Homebuyers crave title insurance information early in purchasing process — but who will provide it?

From My Fox Philly – 11 Charged In $85,000 Insurance Fraud Scheme

5/22/2014 – TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS

From Source of Title ALTA President Testifies Before Congress on CFPB Proposals

From WGIL Knox County Recorder Warns of Scam

From Phoenix Business Journal – Why fraud, unethical practices are running rampant in Arizona property management

From ALTA – Webinar to Help Title and Settlement Industry Handle Lender Requirements and Compliance Issues

From Inman – Housing ‘remains the weakest link’ in the economic recovery

3/22/2014 – TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS

From National Mortgage Professional – Near 12 Percent Hike in Title Insurance Premiums Written in 2013

From Reuters RPT-Fitch Releases U.S. Title Industry 2013 GAAP Financial Results

From Democracy Now – As Wells Fargo is Accused of Fabricating Foreclosure Papers, Will Banks Keep Escaping Prosecution?

From Market Watch – Should Congress limit mortgage deduction?

From Forbes – 6 Seller Secrets For This Spring’s Real Estate Market