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Friday, March 19 2021 9:00 AMDeveloping COVID-19 Updates Security 1st Title has been monitoring the appropriate sources for accurate and up-to-date information. As things evolve, we are actively monitoring the situation, assessing risks, and working with our teams to implement any necessary changes to ensure the highest level of safety. As changes occur, we will update our communication channels or send notifications as necessary. Please find our latest information below. If you haven't followed us on our social media...
Tuesday, January 5 2021 9:12 AMWe are pleased to announce that Security 1st Title has purchased Sierra Settlement of Nevada. We are excited to be expanding our team and providing exceptional service for their existing customers. Security 1st Title will continue Sierra Settlement of Nevada's efforts to find innovative ways to help agents and lenders succeed, and serve their customers through the closing process. Please join us in welcoming the Sierra Settlement of Nevada team to Security 1st Title!
Tuesday, May 23 2017 9:56 AMWhen you buy, sell or refinance a home, you'll be required to submit personal information to your lender and/or settlement or escrow agent. This information may include Social Security numbers, bank account numbers and credit and loan account numbers. Unfortunately, would-be fraudsters sometimes attempt to steal personal information and even money through real estate transactions. OPEN THIS FLYER FOR CYBER FRAUD RED FLAGS TO WATCH FOR. IF YOU SEE ANY OF THESE RED FLAGS, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR R...
Thursday, December 15 2016 3:20 PMCYBERFRAUD in real estate is still occurring and will be for a long, long time. This is a great time for Realtors to review their Data Security and Privacy policies by using this helpful guide provided by the National Association of Realtors. Cyberfraud Handout and NAR Data Privacy Security Toolkit
Monday, December 15 2014 10:39 AMTo assist you in calculating recording fees in Kansas, Security 1st Title has developed on online recording fee calculator. See it now at www.KansasRecordingFees.Com.
Saturday, November 15 2014 11:31 AMBeginning on Monday, November 17, 2014 we will be open in our new Northeast Wichita Office at 2127 N. Collective Lane. This office is a relocation of 8621 E. 21st, Suite 150. We look forward to the new closing offices and layout that will provide a much improved experience for our customers.
Monday, November 3 2014 11:29 AMIt is with great pleasure that we announce the opening of our office in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas. Our staff is very knowledgeable and experienced in providing professional and friendly service. Please join us in welcoming Debbie Corby, Greg Foster, Tina Lundgren-Saia, Earl Romine, and Darrin Web to Security 1st Title. Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas3512 SW Fairlawn Rd. Suite 400Topeka, KS 66614Ph: (785) 430-5390Fx: (785) 430-5391
Monday, October 13 2014 5:42 PMOur Sedgwick County TREM Report which provides information regarding public record filings, building permit activity, mortgage lending, and MLS sales all in one convenient report has been updated.
Monday, October 6 2014 5:49 PMWe would like to announce the acquisition of Pittsburg Title, LLC in Pittsburg, KS (Crawford County). With this acquisition we have hired Cathy Craig and Katy Monsour to continue taking great care of our customers. We look forward to serving the communities in Crawford County, Kansas. GO TO LOCATION PAGE
Monday, October 6 2014 5:16 PMMark your calendars for the upcoming change in the Kansas Recording Fees beginning on January 1, 2015. For your convenience, Security 1st Title has created a user-friendly desk reference guide for you to use when calculating the new fees. You may access the guide by following this link. DOWNLOAD RECORDING FEE GUIDE
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:45 PMThis alert is to notify our customers of a recent notice from our Underwriters regarding Email Wire Fraud Scams. We have recently learned of a scheme in which Title Companies, Lenders and Homebuyers have received emails aledging to be from other parties involved in their real estate closing. These emails contain false wire instructions and direct the Title Company, Lender and/or Homebuyer to wire closing funds to bank accounts that are actually owned by the hackers themselves. The emails may ...
Friday, August 15 2014 2:31 PMOur Sedgwick County TREM Report which provides information regarding public record filings, building permit activity, mortgage lending, and MLS sales all in one convenient report has been updated.
Thursday, August 7 2014 4:04 PMWe are excited to announce the acquisition of Wyatt Land Title Services in Dickinson County. The office is located at 209 NW 15th in Abilene. Ray Wyatt, who was the previous owner, has been named the County Manager/Escrow Officer and Tate Wyatt is the Title Officer.
Thursday, June 19 2014 9:33 AMWe are pleased to announce that our downtown Wichita office at 434 N. Main will be relocating to River Park Place, 727 N. Waco, Suite 300. Our last day at 434 will be Friday, June 20th. The move will be complete and we will be open for regular business at 8:00 AM on Monday, June 23rd. Our company has grown to the point that the current office is no longer adequate for our needs in giving the best possible service that you, our customers, deserve. The new space is larger and is designed to en...
Tuesday, June 3 2014 12:30 PMWe are pleased to announce the acquisition of Homestead Title and Miami County Title. The office in Louisburg will continue to be staffed by Margaret Martin. The office in Olathe will continue to be staffed by Missi DeNoon, John Jones, and Kathy Lovett. The office in Paola will continue to be staffed by Shannon Bruchtin, Barbara Karigan, Helen Tagler, and Debbie Wilper. All the locations will be managed by John Clark and will provide Title and Closing Service...
Thursday, March 27 2014 10:42 AMWe are pleased to announce our new office in Garden City. The Garden City office is staffed by Susan Ketterling, Alexxi Rosales, and Lisa Grant. This Office will provide Title and Closing Services, as well as 1031 Exchanges and Contract Escrow Servicing in Finney County.
Monday, December 2 2013 11:01 AMPlease join us in welcoming are new staff in Independence and Coffeyville, Kansas. Our new team in Montgomery County has years of experience with title insurance and closings.
Monday, November 4 2013 5:48 PMAt Security 1st Title, we always look for opportunities to better serve our customers. We are proud to answer the call and open an office in Anthony, Kansas. We hope to see you soon!
Friday, November 1 2013 4:56 PMDid you know we have the largest collection of restrictive covenants online? To access our collection at no charge, please visit the Restrictive Covenants area of our website. You will be able to search by county and subdivision name. Feel free to view the Covenant from our website or share via email. View Restrictive Covenants
Tuesday, October 1 2013 4:00 PMYou don't want problems from prior ownerships to interfere with your rights to your property. And you don't want to pay the potentially ruinous cost of defending your property rights in court. A title insurance policy is your best protection against potential title defects, which can remain hidden despite the most thorough search of public records and the most careful escrow or closing. For a one-time premium our title insurance underwriter agrees to reimburse you for loss due to defects ex...