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Information About
Title Insurance

Regulations for Insurance Companies

Title Insurance Rate Service Association, Inc. (TIRSA) is licensed by the Superintendent of the Department of Financial Services (DFS) of the State of New York as the Rate Service Organization and statistical agent of the Department under Article 23 of the New York Insurance Law. Acting under the supervision of the Superintendent of (DFS), we receive, compile, and submit all statistical data for title insurance premiums, losses, and expenses. Under the direct supervision of the Superintendent, we develop, maintain, amend, and update the Title Insurance Rate Manual for New York, which is used by insurance companies and underwriters.

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Take a look at the updated rates manual. We have worked hard to provide insurance companies with the most accurate information available.

Rate Manual
Person Signing Document

We encourage all insurance companies to become members.
At TIRSA, we update our members on any changes made to insurance forms and policies.


About Us

TIRSA is the rate service organization for title insurance in the State of New York. We develop the policies, forms and rates for use by title insurance companies to provide clients with coverage which are approved by the New State Department of Financial Services. Established by the legislature in 1993, we are dedicated to keeping our members informed about any and all changes made to title insurance policies, forms and rates.  


Thank you for your interest. Please reach out with questions or comments using the information below. We look forward to hearing from you.

(212) 867-8524

S. Madeleine Nagy, PhD
Executive Director


Cathy Sahtila
Executive Assistant

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

PO Box 1539  
New York, NY 10163

Proudly Serving New York State