December 30, 2020

Message from the CEO | 2020 Was a Year for the Title Industry Record Books!

Who could have imagined that 2020 would become a record year for the industry?  In January, the economy was humming along and interest rates were low.  […]
December 18, 2020

EDUCATION & TRAINING: 2021 Escrow Webinar Schedule

As we come to the end of 2020, I want to thank all of you for the fantastic job during the pandemic!! I know it was […]
December 15, 2020

Out & About: Dinner and Lights with Town Square Title!

George Stablein took Town Square Title Agents to dinner and light show this past week. Happy Holidays and hope everyone is having a safe holiday season! […]
December 10, 2020

Underwriting Q&A: Is there an alternative for the notarization of a document when the individual has a (physical) disability that impedes their ability to sign the document? (TX)

A: Yes, Section 406.0165 of the Texas Government Code provides a method for notarization of a document for an individual with a disability. The statute provides […]
November 23, 2020

Message from the CEO | Giving Thanks and Honoring our Veterans

November has traditionally been the time of year our nation gives thanks.  President Lincoln officially declared the fourth Thursday of November as a day of Thanksgiving […]
November 19, 2020

Underwriting Q&A: What is the effect of a disclaimer of interest in property? (TX)

A: A disclaimer may be used for a variety of reasons including federal tax purposes (avoid gift taxes) and other state law purposes (avoid creditors’ claims). […]
November 17, 2020

AGENT SPOTLIGHT: South Land Title Plant Manager Donates Kidney to Save Employee

One of our First National Title (FNTI) agents, South Land Title, LLC in Bryan, Texas, has two employees involved in an incredible five-way kidney transplant swap […]
October 29, 2020

Out & About: CE Class with Garner Abstract and Title!

This month Sean Everest was out teaching Garner Abstract & Title as well as some of their agents! Way to get some CE training and thanks […]
October 29, 2020

Message from the CEO | Focus on 2021

Our national elections are less than a week away and the stakes have never been higher.  I have struggled all year to reconcile the success of […]