STG Gap Coverage Endorsement Guideline 1
Explanation:This endorsement insures against matters recorded or attaching subsequent to closing and prior to recordation of the vesting instrument. This coverage is sometimes given by closing and committing to issue a policy without further exception.
Underwriting Requirements:(1) In commercial transactions it is customary to secure a gap indemnity to provide this express coverage.
(2) A Senior Underwriter must approve issuance of the endorsement.
The underwriting guidelines contained herein have been provided for general reference. The facts, circumstances, and location of the subject property should be considered when determining the issuance of the requested form or endorsement. Please note that all of the forms and endorsements included in this system may not be available in all states. Accordingly, please contact the appropriate Stewart Title Guaranty Company underwriting personnel in order to determine availability.
Compliance with the underwriting guidelines contained herein in no way obligates Stewart Title Guaranty Company to issue any form or endorsement.
This guideline applies to the following form(s):