March 24, 2021

TITLE TIPS: TX Title Agents! Make Sure Your Title Agent Bond Is Enough!

HEADS UP! As you get ready to renew your title agent license with the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI), make sure that your title agent bond […]
January 15, 2021

EDUCATION & TRAINING: TDI Notices and Updates

View on/as webpage Notices and reminders for escrow officers and title agents / direct operations Escrow officers can now use Sircon to renew and apply for a license. Paper application […]
July 16, 2019

Education & Training | Texas Endorsement Chart Provides Valuable Information

Ever get confused on which endorsement is used with what policy and the rules in which they are associated? Well, we have a new chart that […]
March 15, 2017

Underwriting Q&A | When receipting a contract and earnest money, is it acceptable to receive and/or deliver an option fee?

Q: When receipting a contract and earnest money, is it acceptable to receive and/or deliver an option fee? A: Delivery by the Realtor to the title […]
November 16, 2016

Underwriting Q & A | May we pay the property taxes in Texas for 2016 and insure that 2017 taxes are “not yet due and payable”?

Q:   May we pay the property taxes in Texas for 2016 and insure that 2017 taxes are “not yet due and payable”? A:  Short Answer is […]
May 18, 2016

Q & A | Can “successors and assigns” and/or the “ISAOA” acronym be inserted on an Insured Closing Protection Letter issued in Texas?

Q: Can “successors and assigns” and/or the “ISAOA” acronym be inserted on an Insured Closing Protection Letter issued in Texas? A: No, that is not allowed […]