Category Archives: Local Area Markets

Why Warm a Heart?

Being a native Austinite and having worked in and around the downtown area all my life, I can say with absolute certainty that the number of homeless people in this city is significantly too many. Having been in law enforcement for years, my husband Robert worked with the less fortunate on many occasions and saw …Read more

Title Insurance Protects People from the Past

Recently, I had the fortunate experience of being interviewed by the Albuquerque Journal for a story on the value of title insurance. Along with Division President Jennifer Greenwood, we had the opportunity to make a complex process easier to understand and explain the importance of title insurance. As I noted in the story, most insurance …Read more

How Much Will New Scrivener’s Affidavit Really Help?

It is often said that laws are like sausage – it’s better not to see them being made.  This quote, attributed to Otto Von Bismarck, could well apply to the recently enacted New Mexico Scrivener’s Affidavit law (Senate Bill 146) and signed into law by Governor Susana Martinez.  The law went into effect July 1, …Read more

Make Your Personal Brand Work for You

Most everyone knows me as the “Bow Tie Guy.”  Having it on my business cards and my email signature (and even on my license plate!) helps, but that’s not why people have come to recognize me as the Bow Tie Guy and what it really stands for. I’ve worn bow ties for most of my …Read more

New Name, Same Commitment

The Gracy Title you know is now Stewart Title of Austin, LLC. While our name has changed, our commitment to you hasn’t. You can count on receiving the same personalized service you’ve always received at your next transaction. You, our customers, have been our top priority since 1873 – and you always will be. The …Read more