Why You Need Title Insurance

Title insurance, especially Owner’s title insurance, is extremely important when purchasing a house or piece of property. Yet many consumers are unsure about what title insurance is and what it protects against.

You can find answers to many common questions about title insurance, provided by the American Land Title Association, of which LTAA is a member on the Home Closing 101 website.

Find a Company to Help You

Closing your loan can vary from county to county. Closings or settlements can be conducted by title companies, escrow companies, lenders, real estate brokers or attorneys. Be sure to ask how your closing/settlement will be handled.You may save money by shopping for your settlement or title agent. Find a list below of Land Title Association of Arizona member companies that can conduct your closing and issue you an owner’s policy to protect your investment.

DHI Title Agency

Contact: Bill Marasa
Work 7740 N. 16th St., #250 Phoenix AZ 85020 Work Phone: (602) 395-3700 Work Fax: (602) 395-3754

Empire West Title Agency

Contact: Gail Johnson
Work 4808 N. 22nd St., #100 Phoenix AZ 85016- Work Phone: (602) 749-7070 Work Fax: (602) 674-3418 Website: http://www.ewtaz.com

Equity Title Agency

Contact: Margaret Gibbons
Work 13847 N. Northsight Blvd., #101 Scottsdale AZ 85260- Work Phone: (480) 368-5458 Work Fax: (480) 315-8374

Fidelity National Title

Contact: Marylou Paulk
Work 60 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. 11th Floor Tempe AZ 85281- Work Phone: (480) 214-4500