CFPB Integrated Mortgage Disclosures

According to the American Land Title Association (ALTA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has released its final rule for new integrated mortgage disclosures. The rule integrates forms required under the Truth-in-Lending Act (TILA) and Real Estate Settlement and Procedures Act (RESPA). As many know, the closing process will soon see significantly changes.  In an […]

National Title Professional (NTP)

National Title Professional (NTP)

Tim Evans, owner of Evans Title Agency, Inc. was recently recognized as having the specific credentials to earn the designation of National Title Professional (NTP). The National Title Professional (NTP) designation is designed to recognize land title professionals who demonstrate the knowledge, experience, and dedication essential to the safe and efficient transfer of real property. […]

ALTA Best Practices, A Soon-To-Be Reality

ALTA Best Practices, A Soon-To-Be Reality

As a benchmark for the mortgage lending and real estate settlement industry, the American Land Title Association (also know as, ALTA) published the Best Practices policy on Wednesday, January 2, 2013.  Their goal is to “guide its membership on best practices to protect consumers, promote quality service, provide for ongoing employee training and to meet […]

Tim Evans Receives Prestigious Award…

Tim Evans Receives Prestigious Award…

Evans Title Agency, Inc. owner, Tim Evans was the recipient of the 2012 Ohio Land Title Association (OLTA) Meritorious Service Award. This award recognizes persons who have provided outstanding contributions over many years to the title insurance industry. It is intended as a high honor of the association to those who are not yet eligible […]