We at Empire Title extend our genuine appreciation for voting us the Gold Winner for the fourth consecutive year in the Colorado Springs Gazette as the best title company in the Pikes Peak Region. Thank you very much for your loyalty and trust, enabling us to continue as the #1 title insurance provider in the Colorado Springs and Woodland Park areas. Truth be told, we know that it is actually you - our Client - that is the real #1!
Proud to be recognized and vetted as a low-risk agent of Secure Settlements Inc.
Owned and Operated by local title professionals, Empire's operating philosophy is a simple
Sound, basic title services. We specialize in solving title problems and maximizing opportunities for transactions to close. We understand the issues; we know the title insurance and settlement business.
What is Title Insurance?
Title insurance provides protection to property owners by insuring against
defects in titles that have already occurred, but have not yet been discovered.
Real Estate News
- Commercial Real Estate Sector on Solid Footing
Commercial real estate is on solid footing, with the National Association of REALTORSÂ®’ (NAR) quarterly commercial forecast projecting continued stability in 2017. National vacancy rates in the office sector are set to decrease to 12.1 percent, while those in the industrial space and retail sectors are set to decrease to 7.1 percent and 11.2 percent, […]
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- Mortgage Rates Show Minimal Movement
Mortgage rates showed minimal movement this week, marking the fourth week in a row of negligible change, according to Freddie Mac’s recently released Primary Mortgage Market SurveyÂ® (PMMSÂ®). The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.16 percent with an 0.5 point, a one point increase from 4.15 percent the previous week. “In a short week following Presidents […]
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- Peyton to Take Helm at Realogy Effective April 1
Alex Perriello to Become Chairman Emeritus Realogy Holdings Corp. has announced the promotion of John Peyton to the role of president and chief executive officer for the Realogy Franchise Group (RFG), effective April 1, 2017. Peyton will succeed Alex Perriello, long-time CEO of RFG, who will serve in a senior advisory capacity as chairman emeritus […]
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- FHFA: Q4 Home Prices Edge Up 1.5 Percent
Home prices edged up 1.5 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016, totaling 6.2 percent from the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) recently released House Price Index (HPI). The HPIâ€”based on prices for homes with Fannie Mae- and Freddie Mac-backed mortgagesâ€”came in 0.4 percent higher month-over-month in December. […]
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- Report: Inaccurate Data Undercuts Business Decisions
Data is only as powerful as its accuracy. Clean data is crucial to the success of a real estate brokerage: accurate internal data secures transactions, while accurate property data facilitates them. According to a new report from Experian Data Quality, the “Global Data Management Benchmark,” 52 percent of businesses across industries guess or use “gut […]
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