• Review of the New ALTA Commitment Form

    At Continental Title, we like to keep you in the loop regarding trends and changes in our industry. Recently, the American Land Title Association (ALTA) implemented some changes to the commitment form used for all new orders nationwide. The details...

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  • Tips for a Timely Closing

    Although closing procedures vary from state to state, having an understanding of what may be required at closing and preparing accordingly will help the settlement process go as smoothly as possible. LEGIBILITY: Make sure the contract and any handwritten...

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  • Why 20% of Homebuyers May Not Sleep Tonight

    Each year, approximately 20% of homebuyers fail to protect themselves by not getting owner’s title insurance. Unfortunately, this leaves them exposed to serious financial risk—causing endless worry and regret. If you’re thinking of buying a home,...

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  • Tips to Identify Valid and Suspicious Email

    While companies may have spam filters and antivirus software, spam and phishing emails can still slip through employee inboxes. Email recipients are the most critical element in preventing an attack. Here are some tips on how to identify the authenticity...

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  • How Title Insurance Protects All Homebuyers

    Whether you’re purchasing a new or existing home, or refinancing, title insurance protects you against any problems affecting the title to your home. The Basics There are two types of title insurance: the owner’s policy and the lender’s policy....

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  • CTC App Download Instructions

    Continental Title PalmAgent App In honor of Continental Title's 15th year coming to a close, we've revamped our app and made it easier than ever for busy agents to do business on the go. Use it to calculate fees, estimated proceeds, and estimated closing...

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  • FAQs of Title Insurance

    For many of us, a home is the largest investment we’ll make in our lives. To buy with confidence, get owner’s title insurance. It’s the smart way to protect your property from legal claims. To help you understand how owner’s title insurance...

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  • Security Blog: Email Spoofing

    You can't be an expert in the title industry today without an understanding of security threats and how to protect yourself and your clients from them. We've already listed tips to keep your home PC secure, and now we want to help you understand a current...

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  • What Every Realtor® Should Know About Owner’s Title Insurance

    Make sure all of your clients are protected You’re a real estate agent, so you know buying a home can be overwhelming for many of your clients. Homebuyers can easily feel confused and frustrated by the stacks of paperwork they have to sign. Plus,...

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  • Missouri’s New CPL Law: What You Need to Know

      What is a Closing Protection Letter (CPL)? A closing protection letter (CPL) protects a buyer, lender or seller against losses due to the acts of the title insurer's named issuing title company.   How does a CPL affect me as a Buyer/Lender...

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Quarterly News from Continental Title Company 4th Quarter 2017 A Note from our President Summer has come and gone, and fall is upon us. The trees are just starting to turn amazing colors, football season is in full swing, I’m ready for chili and...

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July Market Report

Data provided by St. Louis Realtors®, Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors®, and Murney Blue Books®. Updated monthly.

1,933

St. Louis area homes sold (single family)

3,617

Kansas City area homes sold

620

Springfield area homes sold

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