Stewart Prior Files™

Stewart Prior Files (SPF) is an online policy information database with more than 15 million Stewart prior policies.
(not available in all states)

Expedite your title search process

When SPF is used to retrieve title information from a Stewart prior policy, the title agency may use it as a starter file (within Stewart’s guidelines) and begin the title search from the date of the policy. The turnaround time to produce the title product is improved, more searches can be completed and the cost to produce the search is reduced. 


  • Access a Stewart prior policy 24 hours a day
  • Identify policies associated with a claim
  • Copy prior policy data directly into your title and escrow production system
  • Search for prior policy data by legal description, property address, policy number and agency file number
  • Refine search results with improved, relevant search capabilities
  • User-friendly interface and navigation


  • Achieve faster search-time results
  • Increase efficiency
  • Reduce expenses by lowering costs to produce the title product

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(713) 625-2800