LONDON (Aug. 6, 2013)– Stewart Title Limited, the underwriter for UK, European and Australian transactions for Stewart Information Services Corp (NYSE-STC), was recently honoured by the Australian Institute of Conveyancers WA Division (AICWA), who recognized Stewart’s ongoing support of the Western Australia conveyancing community in the naming of its new on-site training suite.
Under the name “Stewart Title Education Suite”, this new space will host education and training sessions for over 400 settlement agents in Western Australia annually. The Stewart Title Education Suite opened on July 10, 2013 alongside the new AICWA office facility located in the Victoria Park area of Perth.
“We are grateful and honoured to be awarded with this distinction,” says Ciaran Westland, General Manager – Australia, Stewart Title Limited. “The introduction of this educational facility marks a significant achievement for the Western Australia conveyancing community.”
“Stewart Title is a proud supporter of legal professionals in Western Australia,” says Steve Lessack, Group President, International Operations, Stewart. “We value our relationship with the AICWA and congratulate them as they open the doors to this new facility.”
“It has long been a goal to have a high-quality training facility together with the AICWA offices,” says Peter Groom, President, AICWA. “Professional development is an integral part of the AICWA and our new premises will assist in delivering quality education and training for our members.”
About The Institute of Conveyancers WA Division (AICWA)
AICWA is a not for profit organization which provides regulatory review, educational training and support for Settlement Agents in Western Australia. For more information, visit www.aicwa.com.au.
About Stewart Title Ltd.
Stewart Title Ltd. is a specialist insurance company providing protection to property owners and lenders against risks inherent in the real estate transaction. Stewart Title Limited is wholly owned by Stewart Title Guaranty Company, the primary underwriter for Stewart Information Services Corp. (Stewart). In Australia, Stewart Title Limited has a license to operate in all States and Territories and partners with conveyancers and solicitors in offering a full range of both residential and commercial title insurance products to purchasers, existing owners and lenders. The company provides solutions that enhance the conveyancing and lending processes without transforming them. To find out more, visit www.stewartau.com.
Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC) is a customer-focused, global title insurance and real estate services company offering products and services through our direct operations, network of approved agencies and other companies within the Stewart family. Stewart provides these services to homebuyers and sellers; residential and commercial real estate professionals; mortgage lenders and servicers; title agencies and real estate attorneys; home builders; and United States and foreign governments. Stewart also provides loan origination and servicing support; loan review services; loss mitigation; REO asset management; home and personal insurance services; tax-deferred exchanges; and technology to streamline the real estate process. Stewart offers personalized service, industry expertise and customized solutions for virtually any type of real estate transaction, and is the preferred real estate services provider. More information can be found at www.stewart.com/news.