TTIC adds Mike Karger as Underwriting Counsel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Texan Title Insurance Company is pleased to announce the hiring of Mike Karger as Underwriting Counsel. Mike brings nearly 50 years of industry experience and a proven track record of success in underwriting and risk management. In this role, Mike will bolster an already stellar underwriting department including Mark Baldwin and Bruce […]

Respected DFW Veteran Lori Cordell joins Texan Title

Texan Title Insurance Company is excited to announce Lori Cordell has been hired as Vice President/Agency Consultant with TTIC. Lori has built her title career spanning over two decades. “We are excited to have Lori join our agency team. Lori’s extensive experience will expand our ability to support our agents. With Lori being in the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]