ALTA Responds to Closing Cost Study

July 21, 2011

While ALTA encourages transparency in providing consumers costs associated with obtaining a loan, the faulty methodology Bankrate uses in collecting data for its study leads to inaccurate results of the true cost of title insurance. ALTA sent a letter to Bankrate.com outlining significant problems and concerns with the study about how title insurance costs are calculated and portrayed.

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Contact ALTA at 202-296-3671 or communications@alta.org.

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