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Stewart buys Colorado title co.

Picks up First American Title, retains key management positions

Stewart Title of Pueblo, Colo., has acquired First American Title Co. of Southern Colorado, located in La Veta. Key management and staff will remain with the company, which will be a branch location of Stewart Title of Pueblo and renamed Stewart Title of Huerfano County. Neal J. Cocco is the company's owner and will now serve as branch manager for Stewart Title of Huerfano County. Stewart Title Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp., has a majority interest in Stewart Title of Pueblo. First American Title Insurance Co. has no ownership interest in First American Title Company of Southern Colorado. The office is located at 225 Main St. Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE: STC) is a global real estate information company that provides title reports, flood determinations, document preparation, property reports and background checks. *** Send a Letter to the Editor for publication.Send a comment or news tip to our newsroom. Please include the headl...