2015 Press Releases and News from Westcor


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  • Dec. 28, 2015 Westcor Land Title Insurance Company Appoints Attorney Elizabeth J (Barton) Young, Sr. Underwriter.
    Westcor Land Title Insurance Company (Westcor) announces the appointment of Elizabeth J. (Barton) Young, as Vice President, Senior Underwriting Counsel. Ms. Young will be responsible for underwriting in the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.

    Oct. 19, 2015 Westcor Land Title Insurance Company Appoints Attorney Kathryn S. Wonders, as Underwriting Counsel.
    Westcor Land Title Insurance Company announces the appointment of Kathryn Wonders, Esq. as underwriting counsel. Working from Westcor’s office in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ms. Wonders will be responsible for underwriting in the states of Arizona, California, and Nevada.

    Oct. 2, 2015 Westcor Announces The Addition of Two Key Positions in Texas
    Westcor Land Title Insurance Company (Westcor) today named Steve Black to the position of Vice President, Texas Agency Manager and Richard Worsham to the position of, Vice President, Texas Underwriting Counsel.

    Sept. 24, 2015 Westcor Land Title Insurance Company Appoints Attorney Michael Alfieri, Sr. Commercial Underwriter
    Westcor Land Title Insurance Company announces the appointment of Michael Alfieri, Esq. as a senior commercial underwriter in the New York City office. Mr. Alfieri will have senior approval authority over New York commercial and National commercial transactions, coordinate National multi-site transactions and approve high liability transactions for the company’s 1,000 agents across the United States.

    July 30, 2015 Westcor’s Agency Compliance Program Assists Its Agents in Gaining Approval with Lenders.
    Westcor’s Agency Compliance Program has already been accepted by numerous national and local lenders. As Agents receive requests for information from their Lenders, Westcor agents are experiencing the benefit of being a Westcor Certified Title Agency.

    Westcor’s Agency Compliance Program provides a practical risk based solution for Lenders
    Westcor’s Agency Compliance Program depicts a true partnership for its agents. By providing a risk based practical approach to its Compliance Program Westcor is helping its agents provide reasonable solutions to Lenders for 3rd party vetting requirements.

    June 23, 2015 Adeptive's ResWare™ Integration with Westcor Land Title Insurance Company Now Includes Policy Jackets
    Today Adeptive announced that its ResWare™ platform's integration with Westcor Land Title Insurance Company now includes access to Integrated Policy Jackets. The new integrated services feature allows agents to order and receive Westcor Land Title Insurance policy jackets from within the ResWare platform, increasing efficiency and eliminating the need to rekey data.

    June 15, 2015 Westcor Land Title Insurance Company Takes on Commercial Market: Opens First New York City Office & Appoints Two Industry Executives to Lead Company's New Direction
    Westcor Land Title Insurance Company, the nation's fifth largest underwriter, plans to increase its share of the commercial market with the opening of a New York office and the appointment of two top executives to head the company's new Commercial and International Services Division. The new office occupies 5,000 sq. feet at 488 Madison Avenue on the 11th floor.

    June 3, 2015 New Westcor Office on Madison Avenue
    Westcor Land Title Insurance Company, the nation’s fifth largest underwriter, is expanding in New York.

    June 1, 2015 Westcor Partners with McGladrey, LLP - Introduces Comprehensive Agency Compliance Program to Meet ALTA Best Practices and CFPB Guidance
    The management of Westcor Land Title Insurance Company (Westcor) understood that the Dodd Frank Act and establishment of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) would place an increased emphasis on a lender’s responsibilities for ensuring that third party vendors are complying with consumer financial laws to reduce the risk of consumer harm. In response to this increased focus, Westcor engaged McGladrey, LLP to assist with the evaluation and enhancement of Westcor’s Agency Audit Program to test for compliance with the American Land Title Association (ALTA) Best Practices Framework.

    May 7, 2015 May 7, 2015 News For Settlement Agents doing business with Freedom Mortgage
    Freedom Mortgage Corporation is preparing for the CFPB’s new rule combining the TILA and RESPA mortgage disclosures which is effective on August 1, 2015. There may be questions regarding the new rule and how our process will be designed to comply with these requirements – particularly around the new Closing Disclosure.

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