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Are you interested in joining the only professional association in Michigan dedicated to creating an environment which enables its members to provide the public with the highest quality land title evidencing, title assurance and settlement services?

If the answer is YES! Please click below to download your application today. Once you have completed the application, please fax or mail it to:

Michigan Land Title Association
124 W. Allegan, Suite 1700
Lansing, MI 48933
P: (517) 374-2728 | F: (517) 908-0079
ED@milta.org

 

 

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2019.2020 Memberhip Application for non-members

Section 1. Classes of Members

Members shall be classified as Active, Associate or Honorary.

Section 2. Active Members

(a) Every person, firm or corporation operating as an independent business enterprise which is actively engaged in evidencing land titles, is licensed by the State of Michigan, and agrees to conform to the code of ethics adopted by the membership of the Michigan Land Title Association, has not engaged in any illegal or fraudulent business practice and has been duly sponsored by an active member, is eligible for Active membership.

(b) Every corporation, resident or non-resident, which has qualified under the laws of the State of Michigan to do business as a Title Insurance Company, and which is actually issuing policies of title insurance in Michigan, and agrees to conform to the code of ethics adopted by the membership of the Michigan Land Title Association, has not engaged in any illegal or fraudulent business practice and has been duly sponsored by an active member, is eligible for Active membership.

Section 3. Associate Member

Every person, firm or corporation operating as an independent business enterprise which is actively engaged in title searching, escrow, closing functions, document retrieval or any other services related to the land title industry as defined by the Board of Directors and is not regulated or licensed by the State of Michigan Office of Financial and Insurance Regulation to provide such services and agrees to conform to the code of ethics adopted by the membership of the Michigan Land Title Association, has not engaged in any illegal or fraudulent business practice and has been duly sponsored by an active member, is eligible for Associate Membership.

Section 4. Honorary Members

Honorary members shall be Past Presidents of the Michigan Land Title Association and other individuals designated by the Board of Directors for their performance of distinguished and meritorious service to the Michigan Land Title Association.

Section 5. Application for Membership

Applications for membership shall be made in writing to the Executive Director of Association on the prescribed form. If the application is submitted between July 1st and December 31st inclusive, the application shall also be accompanied by payment of the first year’s dues. If the application is submitted after December 31st, the application shall also be accompanied by a check in a prorated amount based on the number of months remaining between the month the application is approved by the Board of Directors and July, beginning with the first month after the application is approved by the Board of Directors. Such applicant shall, in addition, furnish such additional information as may be requested by the Board of Directors to enable it to determine the eligibility of the applicant. Approval of an application for membership shall be by a majority vote of the entire Board of Directors.

Section 6. Membership in American Land Title Association

Membership in the American Land Title Association is encouraged but not required for members of the Association.

 

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