Find A Local Title Company
ALTA Member companies can help you understand more about your closing and assist you with products and services related to your closing.
In most states, consumers are free to shop for title insurance and to select a title company, settlement company, or attorney to conduct their closing. (Ask a local title company if consumers are able to shop for title insurance in your state.) In order to shop for title insurance and other settlement services, simply select the state where your new home is located from the drop down menu, below. You may continue your search by either City or County to find ALTA Member companies in the right location to help you.
The American Land Title Association, founded in 1907, is the national trade association and voice of the abstract* and title insurance industry. ALTA members search, review and insure land titles to protect home buyers and mortgage lenders who invest in real estate. ALTA is headquartered in Washington, DC.
Members of the association are in business in most counties across the nation. Nearly all title insurance companies hold ALTA membership, in addition to abstracters* and title agents. Nearly 4,000 title agents, abstracters, and title insurance companies are Active members, ranging from small, one-county operations, to large national title insurers. Associate members of ALTA may include attorneys, builders, developers, lenders, real estate brokers, surveyors, consultants, educational institutions, computer services firms, and related national trade associations.
*an abstracter is the person who prepares a summary (or abstract) of public records relating to title to a specific parcel of land.