title insurance

noun

Definition of title insurance

: insurance against loss due to an unknown defect in a title or interest in real estate

Examples of title insurance in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fidelity National Financial is engaged in the provision of title insurance and transaction services to real estate and mortgage industries. Q.ai - Make Genius Money Moves, Forbes, 3 Sep. 2021 Tasks like getting a purchase contract drawn up and securing title insurance are nothing new for them. cleveland, 11 July 2021 Anybody can obtain a copy by either seeking it from the local County Recorder or by contacting your favorite title insurance company’s customer service department. Kelly G. Richardson, San Diego Union-Tribune, 7 Aug. 2021 Tasks like getting a purchase contract drawn up and securing title insurance are nothing new for them. cleveland, 11 July 2021 Real estate that is transferred into a revocable trust could lose coverage under the owners’ title insurance. Dallas News, 23 May 2021 Tasks like getting a purchase contract drawn up and securing title insurance are nothing new for them. cleveland, 11 July 2021 Tasks like getting a purchase contract drawn up and securing title insurance are nothing new for them. cleveland, 11 July 2021 Kevin Tacher, owner of title insurance company Independence Title, was able to help her close on her home this week after Verlino was targeted by scammers. Michael Hollan, Fox News, 6 July 2021

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First Known Use of title insurance

1882, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of title insurance was in 1882

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10 Sep 2021

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“Title insurance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/title%20insurance. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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title insurance

noun

Legal Definition of title insurance

: insurance that compensates for loss from title defects or encumbrances (as liens) that were unknown but should have been discovered at the time the policy was issued

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