Bulletin: SLS00352

Date:
March 09, 2007
To:
All Issuing Offices
RE:
Closing Alert - New Century Mortgage
Dear Associates:

We have been alerted that you may experience a problem in receiving funds from the following lender/broker:

            New Century Mortgage

            New Century Mortgage uses among others, the following addresses:

            New Century Mortgage (Corporate Office)
            18400 Von Karman
           Irving, CA 92612

            New Century Mortgage
            2 Huntington Quadrangle
            Suite 1S01
            Melville, NY 11747

Effective immediately, all policy issuing agents are instructed not to accept any orders or close any transactions involving the above entity without the written approval of the Stewart Legal Services representative listed below:

Mary Payne Thomas
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
1980 Post Oak Blvd,
Suite 710
Houston, Texas 77056
(800) 729-1902
Email: mthomas@stewart.com

If you have transactions which have closed and are pending disbursement, disbursements can only be made on collected funds and you must verify the receipt of the funds prior to making any disbursements.

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THIS BULLETIN IS FURNISHED TO INFORM YOU OF CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS. AS A REMINDER, YOU ARE CHARGED WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE CONTENT ON VIRTUAL UNDERWRITER  AS IT EXISTS FROM TIME TO TIME AS IT APPLIES TO YOU, AS WELL AS ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS. OUR UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS DO NOT AUTHORIZE OUR ISSUING AGENTS TO ENGAGE IN SETTLEMENTS OR CLOSINGS ON BEHALF OF STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT INTENDED TO DIRECT YOUR ESCROW OR SETTLEMENT PRACTICES OR TO CHANGE PROVISIONS OF APPLICABLE UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS. CONFIDENTIAL, PROPRIETARY, OR NONPUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION SHOULD NEVER BE SHARED OR DISSEMINATED EXCEPT AS ALLOWED BY LAW. IF APPLICABLE STATE LAW OR REGULATION IMPOSES ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS, YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO COMPLY WITH THOSE REQUIREMENTS.

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