NAILTA President Speaks To NAIC: Time to Prohibit AfBAs is Now!

Yesterday, NAILTA President, Anthony L. Affatati, was invited to address the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) in Washington DC during their Fall Meeting. NAIC is the consortium of each state’s department of insurance regulator which helps to draft rules regarding the industry. Currently, NAIC is working on draft rules regarding escrow account theft and…

Michigan Title Agents: NAILTA To Hold Organizational Meeting

Since 2008, NAILTA has helped to form state independent land title associations in Ohio, Indiana, New Jersey, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, and Arkansas. On January 15, 2014, we are inviting all interested independent land title agents and their independent-minded settlement service provider colleagues to attend an Organizational Meeting at the Hilton Hotel at the Grand Rapids…

Consumers Remain Wary of Controlled Business

Earlier this year, the National Association of Independent Land Title Agents (NAILTA) commissioned the first ever public study of American real estate settlement consumer preferences.  Known as the NAILTA SPS, the survey was given to real estate consumers at the time of their closing through a simple-to-complete five question process. The goals of the survey were simple. Discover whether American…

Proud to Introduce the Arkansas Association of Independent Land Title Agents (AAILTA)

We are proud to announce that Arkansas independent land title agents have formed the Arkansas Association of Independent Land Title Agents (AAILTA) in affiliation with the National Association of Independent Land Title Agents (NAILTA).  Click here for their website. The newly-formed organization is now taking membership applications from interested members. If you are interested in finding…

Oklahoma Tornado

My Fellow Members and Friends It has been brought to our attention that two of our own have been affected by the devastating storms in Oklahoma. Various members of NAILTA and their families have sent donations to assist our fellow agents and the citizens of the town in their rebuilding process. I am asking you,…

New Jersey Forms State Organization

This month, independent title agents in New Jersey have gathered to organize their own state independent land title agent organizations with the help and support of NAILTA.  The New Jersey Association of Independent Land Title Agents (NJAILTA) is now fully operational and seeking additional members. Congratulations! We look forward to continuing to foster the growth and development of…

Wanted: Annual Conference Speakers and Committee Volunteers

This year, NAILTA is proud to celebrate our fourth annual national convention in Baltimore, Maryland, September 30, 2012 through October 2, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel – Inner Harbor.  We are working hard to obtain presentation and speaker commitments from the following: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau State Department of Insurance Representatives HUD Members of Congress Regional Title Insurance Underwriters Title…