Texas Department of Insurance (TDI)
TDI regulates the state’s insurance industry, including title insurance. They encourage company competition to make insurance available and affordable. They also educate consumers to help them make well-informed insurance decisions.
| 1.800.252.3439 | Title Information
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
The CFPB is the federal agency charged with making markets for consumer financial products and services work for Americans — whether they are applying for a mortgage, choosing among credit cards or using any number of other consumer financial products.
| 1.855.411.2372 | Get Assistance
American Land Title Association (ALTA)
ALTA is the national trade association for the title insurance industry.
| 202.296.3671 | Best Practices
| Consumer Marketing | Home Closing 101
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
HUD is the government agency oversees home mortgage lending practices.
| 202.708.1112 | Homeowner Help
Texas Mortgage Bankers Association
The Texas Mortgage Bankers Association promotes fair and ethical lending practices among real estate finance employees.
| 512.480.8622 | Consumer Information
Related Industries and Associations
County and District Clerks Association of Texas
Finance Commission of Texas
Independent Bankers Association of Texas
Local Property Appraisal and Tax Information
Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University
| 409-845-2031 | 800.244.2144
State Bar of Texas
| 512.427.1463 | 800.204.2222 | Lawyer Referral Service: 1.800.252.9690
Texas Association of Builders
| 512.476.6346 | 800.252.3652
Texas Association of Realtors
Texas Association of Real Estate Inspectors
| 512.479.0425 | 800.241.1977
Texas Bankers Association
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs
| Manufactured Housing Division
Texas Society of Professional Surveyors