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Stewart Title Grows Market Share in Massachusetts

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Newsletter of Stewart Title Guaranty Company, Massachusetts Offices
Fall 2008, Volume 7, Number 4

Stewart Title Continues to Grow Market Share in Massachusetts
by Craig J. Celli, Vice President and State Manager

According to the preliminary market share reports from ALTA (American Land Title Association), Stewart Title Guaranty Company in Massachusetts increased its market share for the 4th consecutive quarter. In June of 2007 (end of the 2nd quarter of 2007) Stewart’s market share was 8.4%. A year later, at the end of the 2nd quarter for 2008, Stewart has grown to 12.1%.

The report also indicates a drop in total premiums in the market by 17.6% from a year ago, but Stewart has increased its premiums by an amazing 16%. Only one other company has shown a positive increase in premium and that total was a modest 3.7% increase. The other companies ranged in reduced premiums from -14.6% to -41.2%.