E-NEWSLETTERS

2018-3Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • There's a New Guy in Charge! 
  • Cook County Recorder of Deeds Public Notice
  • Company Fact Sheet: MY2018
  • Updated 2018 Endorsement Handbook
  • City of Chicago Zoning Certificate Notification
  • Important Wire Fraud Alert for Parties to Real Estate Transactions
  • Playworks 7th Annual Kickball Tournament

2018-2Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Remembering Doug Karlen
  • Meet Angie Yoo
  • Folded Flag Fundraising Event
  • Full Year 2017 Company Fact Sheet
  • FREE Online CLE Courses for our Attorney Customers

2018-1Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • The New 2016 ALTA Commitment Form Webinar Available Online
  • Corporate Memo: New 2016 ALTA Commitment Form
  • Karlen's Korner: Look for State Liens
  • Meet Kathy McCoy
  • Holiday Video from Chicago Title, NCS Chicago
  • Download the Chicago Metro Transfer Tax List
  • Download the New Endorsement Handbook
  • New Regional Counsel Announcement

2017-3Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Bisnow: Chicago Title's Ed Burton on the Midyear State of Chicago Commercial Real Estate
  • Meet Terri Spears, Commercial Underwriter
  • Chicago Title's History: 1847 to Present
  • CTtalk: How Residential Surveys Affect Title Insurance and the Closing Process
  • Why Do You Need a Closing Protect Letter in Illinois
  • 2Q2017 Company Fact Sheet
  • 1031 Tax Reform Update

2017-2Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Bisnow: Travel Back to the '70s Title Insurance Industry with Chicago Title's Nancy Castro
  • CTtalk: CC&Rs
  • Proposed Tax Reform Plan Could Put 1031 Exchanges on the Chopping Block
  • Bill Touhill is Retiring After 56 Years with Chicago Title, Chicago NCS
  • How Strong is Your Password?

2017-1Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Bisnow Interview - Q&A with CT: Tackling the UCC Policy
  • Karlen's Korner: A Bleachers Story
  • Meet Julie Hirschfeld, AVP, Associate National Counsel
  • Season's Greetings!  CT Chicago NCS Holiday Video
  • CTtalk: Easements 101

2016-3Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • As Seen on Bisnow: This Mistake May Delay Your Closing
  • Karlen's Korner: A Revised Limited Liability Company Act
  • Meet Lucas Kmiec, Associate National Counsel
  • Resources: New Features Added to Our Website!
  • More Than Just a Title Company: ALS Walk for Life, Employee Appreciate Event, John Marshall's 20th Anniversary Celebration

2016-2Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Bisnow Interview: SVP Ed Burton on the State of the Chicago Market
  • Karlen's Korner - Certificate of Trust: A New Title Clearance Document
  • Meet Brienne Berscheid, AVP/Construction Escrow Underwriter
  • Webinar - Wire Fraud: Protect Your Clients & Your Firm
  • PHOTO: CT Chicago NCS participates in the JPMorgan Corporate Challenge!

2016-1Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Karlen's Korner: What's New in Mortgage and Mortgage Foreclosure Law
  • You Spoke. We Listened: Chicago Title - Chicago NCS New Website!
  • Meet Ann Minarik
  • Important Changes to the City of Chicago Transfer Stamp Purchases & Penalties
  • Chicago Title's New Series: #CTtalk
  • Get Connected!  Follow Us on Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn!

2015-4Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Karlen's Korner: Bond in Lieu of Property - Something New in Mechanics Lien Law
  • Know Before You Close: CFPB Readiness
  • Meet Regina Springer
  • ILTA Presidential Award presented to Paul Peterson
  • Company Fact Sheet: Mid Year 2015
  • Tech Changes Affecting Your Next Deal

2015-3Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Karlen's Korner: The Case for Interpleader
  • Know Before You Close: CFPB Readiness
  • Meet Our Chicago Title Family
  • New Schemes Defrauding Businesses: Wire Payment Fraud
  • CLE Seminars

2015-2Q

Topics Covered in this Edition:

  • Karlen's Korner: Presumptively Void Transfers - A New Law
  • Know Before You Close: CFPB Readiness
  • Meet Andres Bardelas
  • New Zoning Compliance Requirement for Cook County Property