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 Chris Phillips, George Stablein and Suzanne Tinsley help celebrate with the team members of Title One a Texas Tech win at the annual Title One tailgate party in Lubbock, TX.

NolaAnn Waggoner, Chris Phillips, Geri Hosterman and George Stablein (not pictured) listening to the Josh Abbott Band at South Land Title’s Fall Fest Customer and Employee Appreciation Night at Buck Wild in Webster, Texas.


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Messages from the CEO | Our FNTI Family Loses a Good Friend - James "Jimmy" W. Stevens

This blog is dedicated to the memory of Jimmy Stevens, our friend and former co-worker, whose untimely passing on Friday, October 30, was a shock to us all. At Jimmy’s service, I missed the opportunity to let his family and friends know the impact he had on all of those with whom he worked. His title insurance career started in May 2003 when his uncle, Donnie Dennis, contacted Title Resources Guaranty Company (TRGC). Donnie, an agent for TRGC, ran Border Abstract in Laredo and asked if there were any openings. Jimmy was hired to assist in the Policy Department. It was during the ten years he worked at...

FNTI Welcomes New Agents Texas Title Company of El Paso and Sewell Title!
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FNTI Welcomes Texas Title Company of El Paso and Sewell Title as the latest title agents to join the First National Title Insurance group of agents in Texas.  Texas Title Company began operations and closing real estate transactions on December 1, 2008 in El Paso, Texas...

FNTI and Agent Phil Adams Support Camp Sweeney
DJ Horn's Motivational Monday's

Pressures of the everyday world are tough on all of us as we live our lives in work and at home. But, imagine if you had a physical disability to add to those everyday pressures. One of our First National Title Agents, Phil Adams from Gainesville, Texas shared with us an opportunity to help children with type 1 diabetes...

Underwriting Q&A | May we pay the property taxes for 2015 and insure that 2016 taxes are “not yet due and payable”?
Underwriting Q&A's

Q: May we pay the property taxes for 2015 and insure that 2016 taxes are “not yet due and payable”?
A: Short Answer is “no”. Please read on as Procedural Rule P-20.C.1 contains the phrase “ for the year of the issuance of the Loan Policy or Interim Binder” therefore the “no” answer applies to all transactions closing in 2015 with the date of the policy also being in 2015....

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Latest News | Independent Agents, Regulatory Changes, and First National Title Insurance Company
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Whether we like it or not, RealEC, Closing Insight, Closing Market, 360, TILA RESPA Integrated Disclosures (TRID), Texas Disclosure (T-64), TAR Authorization Form, etc., are now the way of the real estate world. We are one month into this new world, and where do we find ourselves? We all planned for this event by attending seminars and...

FIRST NEWS Archives | October 2015

Messages from the CEO | Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) Publishes Oversight and Compliance Standards
Jackson Hanks of Texas First Title Named Palestine's Citizen of the Year
DJ Horn's Motivational Monday | Pioneer Title Hikes Arizona State Trail
Underwriting Q & A | Will an Owner's Policy provide insurance coverage for an illegal lot situation?
Latest News | FNTI Reports $37.07 million in Revenue Through September, 36.6% Increase from 2014
Latest News | Best Practices, Protection of NPI, From the Break Room to the Boardroom

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