October Research, LLC is the nation’s leading independent provider of market intelligence, industry news, expert opinion and regulatory information for professionals in the real estate, title, financial and settlement services industries.
The company was founded to be the unifying, agenda-free voice of these industries and the professionals that support them. We have been headquartered in Richfield, Ohio since our inception in 1999, and still boast the only full-time, independent newsroom devoted to providing in-depth coverage of the top real estate, title insurance, financial and settlement services issues.
What We Do
October Research is the publisher of five premium market intelligence publications, their respective websites and social media pages. Each of our publications – The Title Report, The Legal Description, Valuation Review, RESPA News and Dodd Frank Update – keeps the audience informed and up-to-date on the latest news, rules and regulations.
Complementing our publications, October Research has earned an unmatched reputation for top-notch education, business and compliance training, along with exceptional customer service, a diverse line of original Webinar offerings and the informative National Settlement Services Summit (NS3) annual networking event.
Who We Serve
Through our publications and other educational offerings, we strive to produce timely, valuable and practical content for title insurance agents and executives, attorney agents, in-house counsel, compliance officers, regulatory officials, underwriters of all sizes, real estate appraisers, mortgage lenders and brokers, real estate agents and attorneys, and other settlement services professionals.
Why We Do It
October Research’s comprehensive suite of training tools and market intelligence resources are designed to help real estate, title insurance, financial and settlement services professionals remain agile and compliant in any market they encounter, while adding value and distinction to the services they provide, ultimately increasing their productivity and profitability through knowledge.