25-00 Broadway, PO Box 2525
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
Fax: 201-791-9050

About Us

First Jersey Title, since our inception in February of 1984, is a company with a reputation for service, accuracy, dependability, speed, problem solving techniques and expertise in all forms of real estate closings including Residential, Commercial, Development, Foreclosures and Bankruptcies.

With years of statewide experience, and examiners in all of New Jersey’s 21 counties First Jersey Title is one of the largest title insurance agencies in the State of New Jersey.  Title policies are underwritten by First American Title Insurance Company and Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, the largest of national underwriters.

Experienced in all real estate scenarios, we are more than accustomed to the intricacies of Title, Closings and Settlements.  Our computer network, custom software and experienced staff make each closing with professionalism and expertise the norm at First Jersey Title.

First Jersey Title’s Closing Department takes personal care of each consumer in completing refinance loans in our house or yours.  Our closers make every attempt to satisfy your every need and the requirements of your lender.
Whether assisting a homeowner in buying or refinancing a home, or servicing a multi-million dollar commercial real estate project, First Jersey Title helps make each and every closing a successful and effortless transaction.

First Jersey Title is a full service title agency.  Each file has a personally assigned title officer.

  • * Current Owner searches
  • * Foreclosure searches
  • * Business searches
  • * Full searches
  • * Co-op searches
  • * Real Estate Tax searches
  • * Surveys and Flood searches
  • * Corporate searches
  • * Tideland searches
  • * UCC Searches
  • * Judgment searches
  • * Patriot name searches
  • * Escrow services
  • * Recording services

First Jersey Title’s Closing Department takes personal care of each consumer in closing mortgage loans in our house or yours.  Our settlement agents make every attempt to satisfy your every need and all the requirements of your lender.  Each file has a personally assigned closing settlement officer.

  • * Order title commitment
  • * Communicate with borrower,buyer, seller and/or their representatives
  • * Contact lender for instructions
  • * Examine title commitment
  • * Obtain mortgage pay-offs
  • * Clear title requirements
  • * File Notice of Settlements
  • * Prepare Closing Disclosure (CD) and settlement statements
  • * Complete loan documents
  • * Prepare Affidavits
  • * Satisfy all lenders requirements
  • * Schedule closing
  • * Disburse funds
  • * File 1099 statements
  • * Record documents
  • * Follow up on all open matters
  • * Forward title policies to lender

With decades of experience in commercial and residential title closings, First Jersey Title Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Columbia Bank, creates relationships with, buyers, sellers, attorneys, bankers and mortgage companies, by managing each file with professionalism, speed and dependability.

Throughout the entire settlement process, First Jersey Title acts as a “liaison” between agents, buyers, sellers, attorneys, bankers and mortgage companies.  With decades of statewide commercial and residential title experience, First Jersey Title understands all the complexities and intricacies of the settlement process.  In all cases, their attention to detail facilitates quick and smoother closings.  First Jersey Title provides an emphasis on meeting special needs and tight deadlines.  The firm is also an effective problem solver, routinely handling creditor claims, outstanding marital rights, missing heirs, fraudulent transfers and boundary disputes.

Whether assisting a homeowner to buy or refinance a home . . . or servicing a multi-million dollar commercial real estate venture or development project,   . . . First Jersey Title makes each and every transaction a success.

“When you think Title Services
…think First Jersey first!”