Industry NewsTechnology

Nearly 1,700 title insurers on Closing.com

Site providing rate quotes in 10 'verticals'

Don't miss Hacker Connect SF
Take a deep real estate technology dive, Aug 7, 2017

Closing.com, a Web site that allows title insurers and settlement service providers to market their services and provide rate quotes on demand, says more than 1,000 title companies are now publishing their rates on the site. The site, which launched in August, is still technically in beta mode, with a consumer launch not planned until this summer. Closing.com is cleaning up its database and calling companies that use the site to market their services in order to help them take the steps needed to publish their rates, said Kristin Ewald, vice president of content development for La Jolla, Calif.-based ClosingCorp Inc. But partnerships with the American Land Title Association (ALTA) and other industry groups has helped the site grow its user base at a rapid pace in recent months. The partnership with ALTA, announced last fall, allows ALTA members to sign up for premium listings and provide rate quotes through Closing.com at no cost through the end of this year (see story). Cl...