ALTA Makes Successful Push to Prevent Wall Street from Stealing Main Street’s Home Equity

December 27, 2011

In 2009, only a handful of states had legislation banning or restricting the use of private transfer fees. Today, due to coordinated efforts of ALTA and state land title associations, there are 37 states that now ban or restrict PTFs, with several more expected to address the issue during the next legislative session.

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