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Will County Recording Fees Increasing Effective November 4, 2013

09/27/2013 - 1:14pm
PROCEDURAL UPDATE: Will County Recording Fee Increase TO: ATG Member Agents FROM: ATG Search Department DATE: September 27, 2013 EFFECTIVE DATE: November 4, 2013 We...

New Suggested Rates for the Chicago Area

08/06/2013 - 11:46am
APPLIES TO CLOSINGS IN COOK, DUPAGE, GRUNDY, KANE, KENDALL, LAKE, McHENRY, AND WILL COUNTIES ATG announces a revised Suggested Rate Card for Chicago-area transactions. The new premium rates (see...

Comprehensive Endorsement 1 Retired in Favor of ALTA 9.3 Endorsement

08/01/2013 - 8:00am
ATG has retired the Comprehensive Endorsement 1, ATG Form 2008. Instead, you are advised to issue the ALTA 9.3 Endorsement, Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions – Loan Endorsement (ALTA 9.3-06)....

City of Chicago Water Certification Payment Change

07/10/2013 - 10:39am
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: Due to a change in the City of Chicago Water Department’s procedures regarding online water certifications, ATG is only able to pay water certifications that were ordered by...

New CPL Procedures for Indiana July 1, 2013

06/17/2013 - 11:05am
EDITOR'S NOTE: CPL Rates Updated 6-26-13 (see below) As of July 1, 2013, title insurers in Indiana will be required to issue Closing Protection Letters (CPLs) not just to lenders, but also to buyers...

Homeowner's Policy of Title Insurance Procedures for Indiana

06/17/2013 - 8:54am
ATG has adopted the American Land Title Association (ALTA) Homeowner's Policy of Title Insurance for a one-to-four family residence, as last revised by ALTA on 02-03-10, for use on transactions...

New Affidavit Charge in Cook County

05/09/2013 - 10:28am
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: There is a $2.00 affidavit charge for all exempt deeds being recorded with a Statement by Grantor/Grantee. This charge applies to Cook County transactions. For more information...

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