Originally posted: March 26, 2020

[Resources last updated: May 19, 2020]

New emergency legislation and government orders have drastically impacted all corners of the US economy. The title & escrow industry is no exception. Starting in mid March, updates have descended on an hourly basis as associations, local and federal governments, and other leaders look to deliver guidance in light of unprecedented circumstances. 

Navigating these changes and delivering up-to-date information to employees is paramount for title & escrow businesses to effectively perform their daily functions and inform clients and consumers about what to expect for real estate closings in light of COVID-19. 

Below is a curated list of resources that are available for title & escrow businesses to stay on top of changes with verified information on closures, COVID-19 guidance, underwriter policy changes, and general information on business continuity and remote work. We will continue to update this page with reliable resources as they become available. 

County recording closures and advisories 

Up-to-date COVID-19 guidance and best practices 

Resources for maintaining business continuity


Remote work best practices and tools for success

Regional COVID-19 resources and updates

As more information and resources become available we will update this page with additional links and reputable sources.