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Company Details
Address: 1 First American Way
City: Santa Ana
State: CA
ZIP Code: 92707
Phone Number: 800-854-3643
AM Best Rating: A-
URL where was collected the AM Best Rating:
Lines of Insurance: home
States Licensed To Sell Insurance In: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Type of Insurance Company: Stock
Parent Company: First American Financial Corporation
Top executive Contact: Dennis J. Gilmore
Title of Top executive: CEO
Ticker Symbol: FAF (NYSE)
Assets & Premiums: As of June 30, 2014 Total Assets: $7.016 billion Total Revenues: $1.150 billion
Company Rating 1.92 (12 reviews)

Company Overview:

Company History: First American Title was founded when C.E. Parker merged two competing firms in Orange County in 1894. The result was Orange County Title Company, the predecessor to First American Title Insurance Company. In 1957 First American began to expand out of Orange County and by 1963 it was operating in four different states. In 1988 First American branched into Canada. Today, First American operates in almost 70 countries.
Principle Sales Methods: Independent agents

Homeowners Business: First American offers Homeowners insurance, including Property and Casualty, Dwelling Fire, and Townhouse/Condo coverage.

Special Business: First American sells flood insurance nationwide.


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