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Accommodation Recordings: Price Change

10/29/2020 - 3:28pm
ATG offers Accommodation Recordings (recordings unrelated to a real estate closing) for agents and other customers. To reflect the increased amount of work necessary to provide this service,...

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10/27/2020 - 1:19pm
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COVID-19: Keeping Our Workplace Safe

03/13/2020 - 11:20am
EDITOR'S NOTE: For all ATG updates related to this topic, see COVID-19 Updates. ATG's Strategy to Make Day-to-Day Operations Safe and Healthy for Employees and Customers We at the ATG Family of...

New Wisconsin Rates and Rules Filing - July 2023

07/17/2023 - 1:34pm
ATG filed new Rates and Rules for Wisconsin title insurance policies with the State of Wisconsin Office of Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) on July 11, 2023. The revised Rates and Rules were designed...

FinCEN Extends Title Insurance Geographic Targeting Order until October 2023

04/26/2023 - 7:18pm
Real Estate Transactions in Cook County, Illinois ATG Agents: The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has extended its previous Geographic Targeting Order (GTO) through October 21, 2023....

AS 1 v. Celtic Home Solutions

01/09/2023 - 9:49am
Subrogee entitled to priority up to the amount actually paid to the prior lienholder and not just the principal amount of the prior lien. AS1, LLC v. Celtic Home Solutions, LLC, et al., 2022 IL.App (...

A Return to the Classics: Fake-Check Scams and How they Can Affect Real Estate Transactions

10/27/2022 - 3:58pm
Over the last few years, there have been a lot of warnings related to wire fraud. Although wire fraud continues to be a growing threat in real estate transactions, it appears fraudsters are returning...