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  • OCI Warning–Blanket Exceptions



    On June 24th the Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) issued a bulletin warning title insurance companies against the use of “blanket exceptions” in policy forms for owners and non-lenders.  These types of... Read more →

LATEST NEWS AND COMMENTARY

  • Railroad searches



    Welcome to the initial post for Dane County Title Company’s News and Commentary section.  We envision this column as a series of discussions on title insurance and other real estate related subjects.  In our first post we would like to introduce customers to a title product which is unique to Dane County Title:  the Railroad Report.  Our office is one of the few title companies in the state which supplies reports for current or former railroad-owned properties based upon the railroad records held at the office of the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions.  Why is this significant? Wisconsin Stats. §190.11(1) provides that “Every conveyance or lease, deed of trust, mortgage or satisfaction thereof made by any railroad corporation …shall be filed with department of financial institutions…”.  In addition, Wis. Stats. §190.11(2) indicates that... Read more →

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Dane County Title  Receives “Excellence in Service”

Dane County Title Company was recently named as one of the top 10 title insurance and real estate closing companies (out of 200) in the states of Wisconsin and Illinois by Fidelity National Title Group.  Dane County Title was the sole Wisconsin title agency to receive Fidelity’s prestigious “Excellence in Service” award based on superior quality of service, high product quality, total remittance levels and adherence to industry best practices.

 

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Kevin Neuberger
Title Dept. Supervisor
Direct: (608) 284-7803 or
(608) 271-2800 Ext. 137
kneuberger@danecountytitle.com

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