2018-19 Nominations for ALTA Board and Executive Committees

ALTA’s Nominating Committee is pleased to present the list of nominations for the 2018-19 ALTA Board of Governors, as well as the Abstracters and Title Insurance Agents Executive Committee and the Title Insurance Underwriters Executive Committee. Nominations will be voted on during ALTA ONE, which will be held Oct. 9-12 in Los Angeles. Source:

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New DC Tax Rates Effective October 2018

GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OFFICE OF THE CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OFFICE OF TAX AND REVENUE September 5, 2018 District of Columbia Tax Rates Changes Take Effect Monday, October 1 (Washington, DC) – The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) reminds tax professionals, software providers, businesses, and others about tax rate

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What’s Your Culture Profile?

 “Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast” – Peter Drucker Why is company culture important? How does it make one company very successful and one company fail? What can you do to reinforce and capitalize on a great culture or improve one that needs some work? With all the focus on emerging technology in today’s title and

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Don’t Be a Claims Casualty

2017 was a very good year for the title industry from both a financial and claims perspective. And yet the industry incurred more than $629 million in claim losses and loss allocation expense. There are reasons to believe that claim losses will be on the rise once again. Come listen to our nationally recognized panelists

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What’s Your Residential Number?

We all see numbers every day, but do we ever look at the numbers that affect our business? What if we used the numbers that are out there in the many areas of the title and real estate industry? Looking at the big picture, also looking down the road to how this will affect our

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