June 26, 2013, Santa Ana, Calif.
First American Title Insurance Company, a leading provider of title insurance and settlement services and the largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), today announced the release of its mobile version of the myFirstAm™ application for Android.
myFirstAm is a Web portal designed to provide users with easy access to title order status, property information*, and other tools and resources involved in completing a real estate transaction.
From the app, users may check title and escrow order status; review transaction documents; place customer service requests; calculate estimated title insurance and closing fees; generate a property search based on current location or address; access recently viewed property searches; plot comparable sales on an aerial map; email property reports; view transaction history, including foreclosure activity; and access property data such as legal descriptions, parcel and tract information, tax information, property characteristics, transaction history, comparable sales, recorded documents and plat maps.
“The myFirstAm app for Android expands options for those who need to access property information and track title and escrow status when they are away from the office,” said Larry Godec, chief information officer for First American Title Insurance Company.
“We understand that those in the real estate industry need mobile access in order to provide buyers with the information they need when they need it, where they need it, whether it is in the office or in the field.”
The Android version of the myFirstAm app is now available in the Google Play store. Visit http://firstam.com/myfirstam for information on myFirstAm and links to download the mobile applications.
About First American Title Insurance Company
First American Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through its direct operations and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. First American Title provides comprehensive title insurance coverage and professional services for real estate purchases, construction, refinances, and equity loans.
* Fees may apply. Not available where prohibited by law.