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…

NAILTA Opposes MERS 2.0 Bill

The National Association of Independent Land Title Agents (NAILTA) has issued its most recent position paper on the Mortgage Electronic Registry Systems, Inc. (MERS) and Senator Bob Corker’s S.B. 1834 which would create a federal registry system known as MERS 2.0. While the bill focuses much of its energy to separating the Federal government’s current…

Congratulations to Indiana!

Congratulations to all who participated in the formation of the Indiana Association of Independent Land Title Agents (IAILTA).  The new Board has since approved unanimously the Bylaws, dues structure and elected the below officers, so they are set to move. Membership applications are now available online by clicking here. The next Board meeting will be held in  Noblesville, Indiana…

MERS Sued in Florida

Duval County Florida County Clerk Jim Fuller, has filed a class action lawsuit against MERS on behalf of Duval County and other counties in Florida. The suit alleges that the bank-owned mortgage registry violates state laws and has cost local governments millions in unpaid recording fees.