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Review our blog posts for thought leadership, educational articles and white papers on hot topics related to the title insurance industry and the real estate transfer process.


Legal Corner

Tribal Sovereign Immunity
August 9, 2017

A recent case decided by the state of Washington's Supreme Court muddies the waters regarding the applicability of tribal sovereign immunity claims in in rem actions, that is actions directly against the property rather than actions against a person.


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The FAQs of Title Insurance For Homebuyers
July 14, 2017

For most of us, a home is the largest investment we'll make in our lives. To buy with confidence, get owner's title insurance. It's the smart way to protect your property from legal claims. To help you understand how owner's title insurance works, here are answers to common questions.


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Happy Independence Day!
June 30, 2017

It's time for parades, barbecues and fireworks. In between grilling and relaxing, take a moment to join us in celebrating our freedom this 4th of July!


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Take a Look as Old Republic Title Marks 110 Years as America's Trusted Title Insurer
June 13, 2017

As Old Republic Title marks its 110th anniversary, join us with a look back at more than a century of service as America's trusted title insurer.


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Moving? Plan Now with a Printable Checklist
May 15, 2017

Need a hand planning ahead and staying organized along the way? Old Republic Title's here to help with a handy Moving Checklist you can print and use well before the big day.


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What Every REALTOR® Should Know About Owner's Title Insurance
April 17, 2017

As an important advisor to your clients, you are in the position to help them understand the value of owner's title insurance.


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Old Republic Title and Your Business: Evolving with the Industry
March 15, 2017

In an environment that is continually changing, title agents and lenders need a way to evolve with the industry. That is where OR EscrowPro® can help.


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How Title Insurance Protects All Homebuyers
February 15, 2017

Whether you're purchasing a new or existing home, or refinancing, title insurance protects the title to your home against risks covered by the policy.


If Hallways Could Speak

If Hallways Could Speak
February 15, 2017

There is a lot being written about cybersecurity and its impact on the real estate industry. Recently, at a national industry conference, the hallways were buzzing with stories about fraud schemes. One story, in particular, made everyone stop and think: "What would I do?"...


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Title Agents Beware of Fakes, Phonies and Forgeries
February 15, 2017

Old Republic Title is here to help title agents learn to spot fraudulent schemes in real estate, title and property transfers.


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