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6/18/2015

The effective date is moved to October 1st!

2/13/2015

We have been made aware of several completed and in-progress transactions where the funds to purchase the property were held by a third party and were in the form of an International Promissory Note (IPN) rather than cash. It is unclear at this time whether IPNs are legal tender. One of the sellers has filed suit to halt the transfer of the property after receiving no funds, but instead, an IPN.

8/8/2014

On May 19, 2014, Florida's Office of Insurance Regulation ("OIR") approved certain revisions to the 2006 ALTA 9 and 14 endorsement series, the ALTA 10 Endorsement and minor revisions to the MF6, SF6 and USA Policy forms.  In addition, OIR approved the discontinued use of the 2006 ALTA 9.3 and 9.5 endorsements, as well as Florida's Assignment of Mortgage Endorsement and Florida's Form 9.1.  The foregoing revisions are discussed below.

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6/29/2015

The Fund will be closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day. The Help Desk will also be closed, however, ATIDS will be available.

4/25/2014

ALTA is the national voice of the title insurance industry whose members include underwriters, agents and title insurance service providers such as The Fund. You may have recently received an invoice from The American Land Title Association, ALTA, for your 2014 membership dues or license for the use of ALTA’s policy forms.

12/5/2013

New this year is a Pre-Assembly workshop to refine ALTA’s Best Practices in your own office.

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2/26/2015

We are pleased to announce that DoubleTime version 6.0.5 is now available for download from www.thefund.com! This release includes several enhancements recommended by our Members. The resulting streamlined processes will improve efficiency for your practice, saving time and money. This release also addresses some minor issues with the Branch Product Order enhancement introduced in DoubleTime 6.0.4. If you are currently using DoubleTime 6.0.4 and placing orders or importing branch products, please upgrade to DoubleTime 6.0.5.

2/18/2015

How to Continue Using Electronic Delivery For policies in Broward County

Effective January 1, 2015, Broward County moved from an Official Records (OR), Book/Page number as the primary document reference to an Instrument Number reference system (for example, INSTR # 112725637).

2/12/2015

Switch from Book/Page number as the primary document reference to an Instrument Number

Effective January 1, 2015, Broward County moved from an Official Records (OR), Book/Page number as the primary document reference to an Instrument Number reference system (for example, INSTR # 112725637).