Industry Links

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.
Website | 1.800.252.3439 | Title Information | Complaints

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.
Website | 1.855.411.2372 | Get Assistance | Regulations

American Land Title Association (ALTA)

ALTA is the national trade association for the title insurance industry.
Website | 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.
Website | 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.
Website | 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
Website | 512.474.6889

Local Property Appraisal and Tax Information

Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University
Website | 409-845-2031 | 800.244.2144 

State Bar of Texas
Website | 512.427.1463 | 800.204.2222 | Lawyer Referral Service: 1.800.252.9690

Texas Association of Builders
Website | 512.476.6346 | 800.252.3652

Texas Association of Realtors
Website | 800.873.9155

Texas Association of Real Estate Inspectors
Website | 512.479.0425 | 800.241.1977

Texas Bankers Association
Website | 512.472.8388

Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs
Website | Manufactured Housing Division

Texas Society of Professional Surveyors
Website | 512.327.7871