STG Gap Coverage Endorsement 1

This form should not be used if a comparable ALTA version is available. If a comparable ALTA version is available, the most current version of the ALTA form available in each state should be used, unless approved by a Stewart underwriter.

ENDORSEMENT

Attached To and Forming a Part of
Policy of Title Insurance No.
Issued By

STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY

Notwithstanding the provisions of Paragraph 3(d) of the Exclusions from Coverage, the Company insures the insured against loss or damage (including costs, attorneys' fees and expenses) sustained or incurred by the insured as provided in the policy by reason of defects, liens, encumbrances, adverse claims, or other matters attaching or created subsequent to Date of Policy and prior to the recordation of the insured mortgage.

THIS ENDORSEMENT MAY NOT BE ISSUED WITHOUT APPROVAL FROM STEWART TITLE GUARANTY UNDERWRITING PERSONNEL

This endorsement is made a part of the policy and is subject to all of the terms and provisions thereof and of any prior endorsements thereto. Except to the extent expressly stated, it neither modifies any of the terms and provisions of the policy and any prior endorsements, nor does it extend the effective date of the policy and any prior endorsements, nor does it increase the face amount thereof.

[Witness clause optional]

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