The Great Resignation and shrinking labor pool could mean engagement becomes major consideration for title agents. Here’s why.
For years, it’s felt like the title industry has resisted new technology. Given the thin margins and production-dependent nature of the business, it’s understandable. Most of the technology available to help agents with manual or simple processes has come as part of off-the-shelf packages reserved for global production systems. Attacking some of the simple but […]
We’ve seen a lot of reporting and discussion this year about consolidation in both the mortgage and title industries. And with consolidation comes quite a bit of mergers & acquisitions (M&A) activity. It’s a hot topic, and a fun topic if you’re getting ready to jump into the market. Who hasn’t dreamed about the multiple […]
It’s that time of year again. The fall conferences are, for the most part, over. The holiday season is just about upon us. It’s forecasting and budgeting time. And it’s time to review the wins and challenges of the year. A lot of people will have a lot of predictions and forecasts about 2021 over […]
As most title veterans know, the title industry doesn’t often get a whole lot of credit. Even though it’s usually the title agency that zigs, zags, adapts and finds the workarounds to make a clear-to-close become a closing, we’re often blamed for being too slow; too busy to return phone calls or too old fashioned. […]