Title Alliance, Ltd. to Be Purchased by Bill Cotter and Senior Officers

April 23, 2007

MEDIA, Pa.--Patti J. DeGennaro, President and CEO of Title Alliance®, Ltd., announced that Bill Cotter and the senior officers will purchase the company and its subsidiary companies, Title Abstract Company of Pennsylvania and TA Financial Services.

“Title Alliance®, Ltd. is the premier creator of successful, RESPA-compliant affiliated title agencies,” said Ms. DeGennaro. “This new direction will allow our management team to focus all our energy and talent on meeting and exceeding partners’ expectations.”

Ms. DeGennaro adds, “We are very proud of our long and excellent record of service, accountability and credibility, and returning to a private company will add greatly to our abilities to perform.” The closing is scheduled for May 1, 2007.

Title Alliance®, Ltd, specializes in the creation and management of successful, RESPA-compliant title insurance joint-ventured offices with Realtors, lenders, mortgage brokers, and builders. Since its inception, Title Alliance®, Ltd. has created over 60 joint ventures. More information about the company and other information related to Affiliated Business Arrangements can be obtained from www.titlealliance.com.

Contact ALTA at 202-296-3671 or communications@alta.org.

North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) is a seasoned title insurance underwriter, helping title agents to achieve their individual business goals for more than 50 years. Today, the company conducts real estate settlement services in 39 states and the District of Columbia through a network of experienced, independent agents.