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.

Chicago Title Insurance Co.

Contact: Laura Amada
Work 6710 N. Scottsdale Rd., #100 Scottsdale AZ 85253 Work Phone: (602) 667-1131 Work Fax: (480) 483-0205

Clear Title Agency of Arizona

Contact: Jim Clifford
Work 2910 E. Camelback Rd., #100 Phoenix AZ 85016 Work Phone: (480) 278-8422 Work Fax: (866) 522-1710

Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Co.

Contact: Ramon Castillo
Work 2398 E. Camelback Rd., #230 Phoenix AZ 85016 Work Phone: (602) 287-3522 Work Fax: (602) 263-0433

Empire West Title Agency

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