New York State Agency Department
The Agency Department is committed to providing the highest level of support to our network of valued agents.
First American Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. On September 22, 2010, First American Title Insurance Company of New York merged seamlessly with First American Title Insurance Company and is now known that by that name.
As one of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers comprehensive title insurance coverage and professional services for purchases, construction, refinances, or equity loans through direct operations and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. The company’s thorough searches, title clearance, and insurance help to produce clear property titles and enable the efficient transfer of real estate. Included in our many offerings are 1031 tax-deferred exchange services and title insurance for cooperatives.
Through our National Commercial Services Division, we settle and insure complex multi-property and multi-state commercial, retail, office, multi-family, hotel, and industrial real estate transactions. Our in-depth knowledge of the marketplace, our underwriting expertise, and our consultative approach toward meeting client needs play important roles in our daily service.
The New York Agency Division, comprised of nearly 200 highly skilled agents located strategically throughout the state, act as our partners in the provision of superior real estate services within their local markets.
Additionally, we at First American take great pride in the efficiencies our leading technology solutions bring to our customers. This, and the consultative approach we take, help our customers to achieve their business goals.
We thank you for doing business with First American Title Insurance Company, and we look forward to serving as your premier title insurance and real estate-related services provider.