Title Insurance and Services

First American provides the technology, expertise and comprehensive selection of title and settlement services to meet your needs. Drawing on more than a century of experience and innovation, First American is your single source for accurate, efficient and cost-effective title and settlement solutions.

Subsidiaries/Divisions

Title Insurance and Closing Services - opens in new window

First American Title Insurance Company provides comprehensive title insurance protection and professional settlement services for homebuyers and sellers, real estate agents and brokers, mortgage lenders, commercial property professionals, homebuilders and developers, title agencies and legal professionals to facilitate real estate purchases, construction, refinances or equity loans.

National Commercial Services - opens in new window

First AmericanTitle's National Commercial Services division serves customers from 13 regional service centers across the country. Each one offers expert handling of the simplest to the most complex commercial real estate transactions. By incorporating leading technology systems and a single-point responsibility for every client, our outstanding relationship management helps to streamline commercial property transaction processes.

Homebuilder Services - opens in new window

First American Title’s Homebuilder Services division is a leading provider of title, closing, and other real estate-related services for homebuilders and developers. No matter the location or complexity of the development, our experts provide specialized services unique to the homebuilder market. And our efficient ordering and reporting systems provide rapid response at every level. By combining our Homebuilder Services expertise with leading technology, we have made the title and closing process seamless. The results are less stressful closings and happier homebuyers.

Origination Services - opens in new window

First American’s Mortgage Services division is a leading provider of origination solutions and the primary source of national title insurance, settlement, and valuation services for residential retail originators. First American’s Mortgage Services Origination Division offers Title Insurance, Settlement Services, Trusted Reverse Transactions, Signature Services, National Recording Services, REO Title Insurance and Settlement Services.  

Valuation Services - opens in new window

First American's Mortgage Services offers an intelligent valuation solution to meet your specific lending and servicing needs. We analyze and design valuation solutions to support your business objectives by improving appraisal quality, reducing costs, speeding up cycle time, and providing assistance in meeting federal requirements.  Our suite of solutions includes Automated Valuations, Desktop Valuation Reports, Property Inspections, Network Appraisal Management, and Appraisal Review Services.   

Default Services - opens in new window

First American's mortgage default services channel provides a comprehensive suite of products to serve the needs of the default real estate market. Through our centralized technology, platforms, products, and resources, we have the unique ability to provide customized solutions that meet the objectives of our clients.  Our default solutions include Loss Mitigation Services (Loss Mitigation Title Services, Foreclosure Alternatives), Foreclosure Services (National Foreclosure Title Services, Trustee Sale Guarantee, Trustee Servicing Solutions, Nationwide Posting and Publishing), and Asset Disposition Services (Auction, REO Title Services, Asset Closing Services, Residential Management Services).

1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange Services - opens in new window

First American Exchange Company provides Qualified Intermediary services under Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code, which allows investors to exchange “like-kind” investment properties without recognizing capital gains. First American Exchange facilitates tax-deferred delayed, reverse, personal property, and build-to-suit exchanges for residential and commercial transactions through exchange offices located across the nation. First American Exchange is a member of the Federation of Exchange Accommodators.

UCC Insurance, Search and Filing Services - opens in new window

First American offers a variety of insurance products specifically created to provide unmatched protection when it's needed most. Our service professionals offer competitive pricing, fast turnaround and unparalleled expertise through products including Eagle9® UCC Insurance policies, UCC Search and Filing products, Vacation Insurance policies, New York Cooperative Interest policies, Lien Priority coverage and more.

Professional Real Estate Services - opens in new window

First American Professional Real Estate Services is a leading national provider of transaction-based products and services for entities involved in the sale and closing of real property. Our products and services span the real estate closing process from property listing to post-closing and focus on both front offices tasks and back office processes. With extensive experience and unparalleled scope, we are uniquely positioned to assist our customers in achieving a profitable and successful real estate transaction.

Property Information and Recorded Documents - opens in new window

First American Data Tree is the nation's leading provider of property information and recorded public land records online, managing a database that contains over 4 billion recorded documents covering 800 counties in 32 states. Utilizing state-of-the-art imaging systems, the company’s products and solutions continue to revolutionize the retrieval and management of property data and documents for a variety of industries that demand high-speed, accurate, and reliable property information. Specialized services for home equity lenders include property information reports, legal and vesting reports, automated valuations, flood zone determination, and document recording. For servicing and post-closing segments, solutions include document retrieval, data delivery, lien release, and document management services.

Title Technology Solutions - opens in new window

Data Trace is the largest title technology company in the country, providing automated title plant information, document imaging, and tax information services for title companies nationwide. Specialized solutions include title plant creation and conversion services, and customized workflow integration. With over 40 years of title industry experience, Data Trace’s leading technology allows quick access to chains of title, property tax records, document images, maps, and more to expedite and streamline title production.

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