formed First Title Istanbul in Turkey.
The Santa Ana, Calif.-based company said First Title Istanbul has been established to provide title insurance for foreign investors and title guarantee programs for Turkish banks and consumers.
"The new regulatory environment will foster new and significant real estate activity in Turkey by residents and foreign purchasers and lenders," the company said. "With the expertise of First Title and its local partners, First Title Istanbul is uniquely positioned to provide the title underwriting and warranty services necessary to encourage and expand the Turkish real estate market."
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