Jay Hansli and Jonathan Yasko attend Capital Land Settlements Open House in Tarpon Springs Florida, Thursday, October 20th, 2016.
Twitter: A mechanism to express one’s thoughts in 140 characters or less. While I have an account (@stablein6767), I am more of a Facebook guy who is thankful this stuff was not around when I was in college. We are working on our budgets, which means reviewing past performance while forecasting the future. If I […]
FNTI shared an evening of shopping on the square in Weatherford, Texas with Parker County Title Services at their fall Sip and Shop event for area real estate agents. Pictured are our Suzanne Tinsley and Kerri Prentice of Parker County Title Services.
Q: When should the term “pro forma” be used in connection with the name of a party on a real estate document? A: The term “pro forma” is a term that literally means as a matter of form or for the sake of form. In Texas, we see this term used often when we have […]
Goals are challenging when they make you excited and nervous at the same time. As we approach the time of year where we stop for a moment and plan for 2017, I think it is prudent we talk about the value of goal setting, which gives us something to shoot for and work towards. If […]
The American Land Title Association (ALTA) gathers input from agents and underwriters all year long about issues that they struggle with, issues they identify as threats to our industry, and forward-thinking issues. The staff of ALT A then categorizes them and develops a list of strategic priorities to guide the leadership and committee members throughout […]
Chris Phillips represented the Texas Land Title Association at the 2016 North Central Texas Courthouse Stewardship Workshop held at the Denton County Courthouse. Texas courthouses have long been associated with title companies affiliated with the TLTA and the TLTA is proud to have been a sponsor of the program since 2007. For more information about […]
In a surprising yet positive development, last Friday, the Texas Association of Business (TAB) Board of Directors voted overwhelmingly to remove “Title Insurance Reform” from their 2017 legislative agenda. This was considered a big win in the recent attack against our Texas title insurance system of “re-regulating” our premium rate structure. The Texas Land Title […]
Last month I talked about my watch and thanked you for letting us be a part of your experience. I am convalescing today. Don’t ask—I’ll live, but I am a man (or an overgrown boy depending who you ask), so a big baby by genetic disposition. I was looking at my calendar at what we’ve […]
Chris Phillips, George Stablein and Suzanne Tinsley joined Sewell Title of Fort Worth for the “Popsicles on the Patio” event. What a fun way to cool down on the last day of summer.