StarTex Title Agency, LLC began as an independent agent in 1999 with an asset purchase of a small Fort Bend County Title Company and has evolved into a full service title company with seventeen branches in the five major counties —Harris, Montgomery, Ft. Bend, Galveston and Brazoria— within the Greater Houston Metropolitan Area. In addition to the Houston Metropolitan area, StarTex Title is also licensed in Collin, Denton, Tarrant, and Dallas counties. In 2004 it was purchased by Stewart Title Company and was a wholly owned subsidiary; however StarTex is now owned by Sid W. Terry and Albert E. Butler, making it the largest independent title agency in metropolitan Houston. It is underwritten by Stewart Title Guaranty Company, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, WFG National Title Insurance Company and Chicago Title Insurance Company affording us the financial stability and flexibility required to handle any size transaction. StarTex has assembled one of the most dynamic and experienced management teams in the title industry. These professionals, with a wealth of practical and technical experience spanning decades in the title industry, are dedicated to meeting or exceeding our clients' objectives and needs. The management team and personnel have worked together for many years, which has created a unique synergy and extremely effective and cohesive team. Our dedication to defining and addressing the critical business needs of each client, from all real estate professionals to that of the individual, ensures that each distinctive need is met. As a result, StarTex Title Agency, LLC is proud to have forged lasting relationships with prominent real estate professionals throughout the area. The values are put forth in our core principles, our best-practices methodology, and the expertise and character of our people. StarTex Title Agency, LLC has raised the bar for the title industry, exemplifying that it is not just the name on the door, but the people inside that define an exceptional title company. Over the years, StarTex Title Agency, LLC has defied the odds. StarTex consistently ranks as the 3rd largest title agency in metropolitan Houston based on its market share. Our success can be accredited to the experienced professional employees whose personal service and client relationships balance the impersonal necessities of paper within the contract to close process.
Both the commercial and residential divisions pride themselves on the StarTex tradition of providing unparalleled people-oriented service, and customer service beyond reproach. StarTex Title Agency, LLC has a proven history of delivering the very highest value to clients seeking a strategic partner to handle their title industry needs. In forming these partnerships, our clients' success drives our own success.
In addition, StarTex Title Agency, LLC offers a variety of informative educational and networking opportunities for real estate professionals as related to the title industry. StarTex Title Agency, LLC has always been, and in the eyes of its employees will continue to be, a special place to work, proving people with passion and people who work to serve create a history of success.