Tag: alta

New 2016 ALTA/NSPS Property Survey Table A Requirements

By Andrew Royce on March 8, 2016
a man with yellow construction hat looking through a Surveyor theodolite on tripod

Effective February 23, 2016, the American Land Title Association and the National Society of Professional Surveyors issued new Minimum Standard... Read More »

Streamlining Property Surveys – A Look at the ALTA/ACSM Table A Requirements

By Andrew Royce on January 9, 2013
two men on walkie talkies and neon yellow safey vest on with yellow construction helmets with a surveyor theodolite on tripod

The property survey is typically a lead-time item in commercial real estate loans since it can often take several weeks... Read More »

5 Basics of Title Insurance Endorsements

By Andrew Royce on April 18, 2012
Stack of books with a book titled "Insurance Policies." Book title on spine. Closeup view.

Title insurance, in the form of owner’s and lender’s policies, has long been a mainstay of real estate practice.  As... Read More »