First Title

Who is First Title?

First Title are the safeguard for your property against unknown risks that may threaten your right to occupy and use your land. Backed by strong support globally and partnered with the AIC, First Title has protected thousands of Australians since 1996. They offer an excellent local service and an efficient claims process that is second to none. Their policy covers many property ownership risks including unknown and unapproved building works.

Benefits of Title Insurance for Property Owners & Buyers

Title insurance enables you to protect your greatest asset from the many property ownership risks that you may encounter. First title helps avoid any costly dangers with a policy that covers many of the property risks. The one-off, affordable premium activates the policy for the entire time of ownership. The 6 most common property ownership risks are as follows:

  • Illegal Structures
  • Incorrect Boundaries
  • Encroaching Structures
  • Planning and Zoning Laws
  • Wrongly Calculated rates and Land Tax
  • Identity Theft and Fraud

Benefits of Title Insurance for Property Owners & Buyers

First Title’s insurance partners with conveyancers and lawyers to provide the most professional service to their clients. Some of the benefits include:

  • Waived Right of Subrogation – the client won’t be ‘chased up’ for errors made that may affect claims against the policy.
  • Valuing the Expertise of Conveyancers and Lawyers – acknowledging due diligence on the title, the property and its condition.
  • Streamlining the Insurance Ordering Process – the order process is streamlined using eTitle (First Title’s online platform).