HB 4239 & SB 2203: The Texas Title Insurance Monopoly
Testimony on HB 4239 and SB 2203 by Bill Peacock
For many Texans, title insurance has become an obligatory step on the pathway to homeownership. Therefore, it’s important that the title insurance market be competitive to keep prices at the lowest possible level while still maintaining a high quality of service. In a recent poll, 72 percent of Texans supported choice and competition in title insurance.