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20 Nov

Underwriting Q&A: What are the requirements of issuing the Texas Residential Owner Policy (Form T-1R)?

Q: What are the requirements of issuing the Texas Residential Owner Policy (Form T-1R)? A:  Requirements to issue the The property must be residential (defined in Procedural Rule P-1.u); The residence must be for 1-to-4 families; and the proposed insured MUST be a “natural person” (required in Procedural Rule P-38) the Texas Residential Owner Policy

16 Nov

AGENT SPOTLIGHT: Jonathan Yasko of Entrust Solutions

First National’s agent highlight this month is Jonathan Yasko of Entrust Solutions. What makes this highlight so unique, is not only Entrust an Agent of First National, but Entrust offers a vast array of back office services, solutions and technology to law firms and title agents nationwide. Entrusts’ number one focus is to assist title

15 Nov

EDUCATION & TRAINING: Friendly Upcoming Reminders!

Just a few friendly reminders for November and December items due. Please feel free to reach out to us for any questions you may have! NOVEMBER Sales tax reporting – due Nov. 20 Report to underwriters of October closings with $ TDI Form T–S5 quarterly withholding tax report – due Nov. 15 DECEMBER Sales tax

12 Nov

VETERANS DAY | Honoring All Who Served

“Throughout the course of American history, courageous men and women have taken up arms to secure, defend, and maintain these core principles upon which our Nation’s freedoms depend.” -George Bush Today FNTI would like to say “Thank you” to all veterans for your service and sacrifice.

09 Nov

Message from the CEO | First National Title Introduces the Podcast “First, Let’s Talk Title.”

You may have already received our e-mailed “teaser” Podcast introduction.  If not, I am pleased to announce this new project for First National Title Insurance Company (FNTI).  Director of Education April Roberts, together with the support of Kristine Prather, Zac Bohl, and other members of the FNTI team, has developed a series of Podcasts.  The

07 Nov

DON’T MISS IT! FIRST…Let’s Talk Title! – Our New Podcast Series

You DON’T WANT TO MISS our 1st upcoming PODCAST Series! Episode 1 – Part 1 Airs this Monday, November 12th! Listen to a teaser HERE! Speakers: George Stablein, Host & Executive Vice President Chris Phillips, CEO & President Bill Shaddock, Chairman of the Board Topics: Get to know more about Chris Phillips and Bill Shaddock How First National Title Insurance

05 Nov

DJ’s Motivational Mondays | Expectations

Everyone knows I am an avid golfer and wear colorful attire at times.  It was joked recently that I would show up to a hunt trip with a camo shirt and pink pants!  That could happen!   I love to get out and play golf when I travel and recently I played with Bruce Martinez,

02 Nov

LATEST NEWS: FNTI is a Top 10 Dallas 100 Award Winner for 2018!

From all of us at First National Title Insurance Company, we would like to thank our loyal customers and friends who have helped us become a Top 10 Dallas 100 Award Winner this year! We are truly grateful and can’t wait to see what next year has in store for us! #fnti #dallas100 #top10 #growing #loveourcustomers #upandupwego#smu #awards  

29 Oct

Out & About | A Haunting at Texas Title, El Paso

Chris Phillips, George Stablein and Suzanne Tinsley joined in the ghoulish, good time at Texas Title, El Paso. The attending “ghost and goblins” were treated to BBQ, spirits, dancing and a howling costume contest. It’s always a spooktacular time at this annual event.