Category Archives: TLTA

Texas Guaranty Fee goes into effect April 1.

Guaranty Fee Goes Into Effect April 1 The Texas Title Insurance Guaranty Association board voted to reinstate the Policy Guaranty Fee at $3 per policy for all transactions closed on or after April 1, 2016. According to the TTIGA Guaranty … Continue reading

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TDI requires use of the Texas Disclosure Form (T-64) starting October 3, 2015

The Texas Disclosure (T-64) is an addendum to the new federal Closing Disclosure form.  On October 3, 2015, the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) will require settlement agents to use the Texas Disclosure in addition to the Closing Disclosure Form.  … Continue reading

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TDI issues a Guaranty Assessment Recoupment Fee (GARC)

The Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) issued an order setting a Guaranty Assessment Recoupment (GARC) Fee effective January 1, 2014. All title agents will be required to collect a GARC fee of $1.80 on each owner and loan policy. This … Continue reading

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