Fund News and Alerts


Approval of the 2006 ALTA Forms

Approval of the 2006 ALTA Forms

Today, the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation approved the use of the 2006 ALTA Forms.  These forms are available for immediate use by Fund Members.  In Florida, after March 1, 2011, the use of the 2006 ALTA Forms will be required for all loans sold and delivered to Fannie Mae.

02/28/2011


Scam Involving Sale of Vacant Lots (Updated and Republished)

Scam Involving Sale of Vacant Lots (Updated and Republished)

This alert was originally published in January 2009.  The scam has not gone away, and has recently been brought to our attention again.

12/09/2010


Important Florida Land Title Association Bulletin

Important Florida Land Title Association Bulletin

As those who attended the FLTA Convention two weeks ago learned, two years ago, the Florida Legislature mandated that effective January 1, 2011, all contracts for the sale of a residential property must include certain information about the windstorm mitigation rating of the structure.

11/18/2010


Ally Mortgage/GMAC and JP Morgan/Chase Foreclosures

Ally Mortgage/GMAC and JP Morgan/Chase Foreclosures

Recently, officials at GMAC Mortgage, a division of Ally Financial, Inc., JP Morgan/Chase, and most recently Bank of America announced that they are halting evictions of foreclosed borrowers and are halting REO sales in 23 states, including Florida.

10/04/2010


Managing Risk

Managing Risk

The Fund has instituted a three part program to manage policy risks and assist agents in identifying areas of improvement in agent's offices.

08/12/2010


On-line Banking Risks

On-line Banking Risks

The conveniences of on-line banking and wiring funds bring new and significant risks.

08/03/2010


Fraudulent Law Firm Checks

Fraudulent Law Firm Checks

The Fund has been made aware of another type of fraudulent check scheme that is being perpetrated in Florida.

07/19/2010


New Address to Submit Reconciliations

New Address to Submit Reconciliations

The mailing address for your reconciliations has changed again.

06/28/2010


False Cashier's Check Scam

False Cashier's Check Scam

The Fund would like to alert our members to a scam that you should be aware of.

05/07/2010


Windows 7 Compliance

Windows 7 Compliance

Note: Customers running Windows 7 will need to download and install the installation package of the Microsoft Agent core components for use on Windows 7 for full Windows 7 compatibility. This hotfix includes the required components to enable the Microsoft Agent that is used within the 4Real application.

02/26/2010

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