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.
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