Key Advocacy Issues

The American Land Title Association Government Affairs Team is currently engaged with policymakers and regulators on several issues that could affect the title industry. The following provides information on recent legislative and regulatory issues.


TRID Advocacy
ALTA Advocacy with the CFPB TRID Rule
Improving CFPB
Improving how the CFPB affects ALTA Members
QM Points and Fees
Section 1412 of the Dodd-Frank Act "Ability-to-Repay"
National Mortgage Database
ALTA advocacy for the national mortgage database on first-lien single-family mortgages
GSE Reform
ALTA's advocacy efforts for comprehensive legislation to restructure our nation’s housing finance system
Tax Reform
ALTA is targeting three areas of tax reform in the real estate sector.
Flood Insurance
Floods are the most common and most destructive natural disaster in the United States
State Advocacy
ALTA represents its members on the state level by working closely with state legislatures and regulators across the country

Policy Statements

The American Land Title Association has developed policy statements on issues affecting the title industry and its members. The following policy statements are aimed to give a broad overview of the issue and are approved by the ALTA Board of Directors.

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Take Action Now

Looking for ways where you can have an impact? The American Land Title Association has several areas where you can make a difference. Most of our advocacy efforts are due in part to our members and individuals who reach out through one of the following ways.




TIPAC

The Title Industry Political Action Committee (TIPAC) is the voluntary, non-partisan Political Action Committee (PAC) of the America Land Title Association. It is the only PAC that directly represents the interest of the title industry in our nation's political system.

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Title Action Network

The Title Action Network (TAN) is the premier grassroots organization promoting the value of the land title industry. TAN is free to join and provides brief alerts on issues impacting you and your business.

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