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  • Underwriting Bulletin 2022-07
    DATE: June 1, 2022 TO: AGENTS OF TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY FROM: TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY UNDERWRITING COUNSEL RE: AGENT’S REQUEST FOR AUTHORIZATION (OVERLIMITS FORM) ________________________________________ Attached is the current version of the TTIC “Agent’s Request for Authorization” form, commonly known as the “Overlimits” form. Please delete any prior version of the form which is in your system. The form must be submitted to us with your commitment prior to issuing the commitment to your […]
  • Underwriting Bulletin 2022-06
    DATE: June 1, 2022 TO: AGENTS OF TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY FROM: TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY UNDERWRITING COUNSEL RE: MV Realty, LLC ________________________________________ Please be alert for filings by a company known as MV Realty of Texas LLC. The document in question may be titled “Memorandum of MVR Homeowner Benefit Agreement.” A copy of a sample document is attached. The Agreement binds the property owner to use an MV Realty related company as the seller’s […]
  • Underwriting Bulletin 2022-05
    DATE: June 1, 2022 TO: AGENTS OF TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY FROM: TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY UNDERWRITING COUNSEL RE: USE OF R-18; INSURING PERMANENT CONSTRUCTION LOANS ________________________________________ There is a specific rate rule (R-18) which applies to insuring a permanent construction loan when a LP was issued insuring the interim construction loan. The permanent LP premium will generally be limited to the Basic Minimum which is now $328.00, plus endorsements. TTIC will not insure a […]
  • Underwriting Bulletin 2022-04
    Date: June 1, 2022 To: AGENTS OF TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY From: TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY UNDERWRITING COUNSEL RE: DEEDS INTO AND FROM TRUSTS ________________________________________ A trust is not a legal entity. In order to convey or take title a trust must act by and through its trustee(s). Recent court decisions have addressed the consequences arising from deeds to or from trusts. Texan Title Insurance Company will not insure any transaction where the named insured […]
  • Underwriting Bulletin 2022-03
    Date: March 14, 2022 To: AGENTS OF TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY From: TEXAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY UNDERWRITING COUNSEL RE: INSURING AFTER AD VALOREM TAX SALES ________________________________________ Insuring any transaction where there is a tax sale deed in the chain presents an out of the ordinary risk. Please take note of the following guidelines. 1. Verify that all persons (and spouses) or entities which were in title at the time the tax suit was filed were […]

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