To Fix the Housing Crisis: Get Rid of Title Insurance?!!

Reuters has an interesting, albeit confusing, article referring to a Fix for the Housing Crisis by reinventing  or getting rid of the title insurance industry. It is a great example of just how misunderstood the title industry is. (Thankfully, Reuter’s says the views...

Are Abstractors to Blame for Offshoring?

by Robert Franco | 2008/11/26 | Source of Title, Used with Permission A couple of recent (Source of Title) posts regarding offshoring have stirred up some controversy.  Sunil Ojha started a blog defending the practice of searching titles from India.  In...

Can Massive Legislation be Far Behind?

From the Providence Journal The former owner of a title insurance firm in East Providence pleaded guilty yesterday to a federal fraud charge for looting more than $1.3 million from company accounts and using the money for vacations, hair care, cosmetics and clothing....