Bulletin: LA000008

Note: This Bulletin has been replaced by Bulletin LA000016 . Use it for reference only.

Date:
May 11, 2005
To:
All Louisiana Agents and Offices
RE:
This Bulletin has been replaced by LA000016.

This Bulletin has been replaced by LA000016.

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.

Quick Reference Chart



Premium   Description of Endorsement

ALTA Form 1 10% of Original Policy Premium ($30 min/$200 max)   Street Assessments
ALTA Form 2 10% of Original Policy Premium ($25 min/$250 max)   Truth in Lending
ALTA Form 3 10% of Original Policy Premium   Zoning
ALTA Form 3.1 10% of Original Policy Premium   Zoning-Completed Structure
ALTA Form 3.1 10% of Original Policy Premium   Modified Zoning-Contemplated Construction
ALTA Form 4 & 4.1 $50   Condominium
ALTA Form 5 & 5.1 $50   Planned Unit Development
ALTA Form 6 $50   Variable Rate Mortgage
ALTA Form 6.1 $75 Variable Rate Mortgage-Regulations,
ALTA Form 6.2 $50 Variable Rate Mortgage-Negative Amortization
ALTA Form 7 $50   Manufactured Housing Unit
ALTA Form 8.1 $50   Environmental Protection Lien
ALTA Form 9 20% of Original Policy Premium ($150 minimum)   Restrictions, Encroachments, Minerals (Mortgagee Policy)
ALTA Form 9.1 20% of Original Policy Premium ($150 minimum)   Restrictions, Encroachments, Minerals (Owner Policy-Unimproved Land)
ALTA Form 9.2 20% of Original Policy Premium ($150 minimum)   Restrictions, Encroachments, Minerals (Owner Policy-Improved Land)
ALTA Form 10 $50   Assignment
ALTA Form 10.1 $50   Assignment and Date Down
ALTA Form 11 50 cents/$1000 of unpaid balance ($125 minimum)   Modification
ALTA Form 12 15 cents/$1000 of amt of policy endorsed ($75 min)   Aggregation
ALTA Form 13 $0   Leasehold Owners
ALTA Form 13.1 $0   Leasehold Loan