Following the 2009 Texas title insurance rate hearings, researchers from the Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin conducted research on title insurance across the U.S. and Canada. The research team reported their findings to the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI). This report consists of five chapters evaluating title policy coverage, prices, and losses by state, the federal rules regarding title insurance, and comparisons of title regulation among states. The sixth chapter reports on sets of recommendations for the TDI Commissioner‘s consideration, along with suggestions derived from representatives of industries involved in title insurance.
Read the full report: 2011 UT LBJ School report on title insurance