First American Company Review & Valuation
About First American Financial Corporation
First American Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides financial services.
It operates through Title Insurance and Services, and Specialty Insurance segments.
The Title Insurance and Services segment issues title insurance policies on residential and commercial property, as well as offers related products and services.
This segment also provides closing and/or escrow services; products, services, and solutions involving the use of real property related data to mitigate risk or otherwise facilitate real estate transactions; and appraisals and other valuation-related products and services, lien release and document custodial services, default-related products and services, and title evidence services, as well as banking, trust, and wealth management services.
In addition, it accommodates tax-deferred exchanges of real estate; and maintains, manages, and provides access to title plant records and images.
This segment offers its products through a network of direct operations and agents in 49 states and in the District of Columbia, as well as in Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, South Korea, and internationally.
The Specialty Insurance segment provides property and casualty insurance comprising coverage to residential homeowners and renters for liability losses and typical hazards, such as fire, theft, vandalism, and other types of property damage.
It also offers residential service contracts that cover residential systems, such as heating and air conditioning systems, and appliances against failures that occur as the result of normal usage during the coverage period; and offers auto insurance products.
This segment markets its property and casualty insurance products through direct distribution channels, including cross-selling through its existing closing-service activities, as well as through a network of independent brokers.
First American Financial Corporation was founded in 1889 and is based in Santa Ana, California.