Hallmark Abstract Services Supports the Combat Veteran Heroes To Heroes Foundation

(Note: Hallmark Abstract Service CEO Michael Haltman serves as Board Chair for the non-denominational combat veteran 501c3 Heroes To Heroes Foundation) Depression – Hopelessness- Helplessness – Loneliness – Suicidal Ideation Covid-19 was, and still is, devastating for a great many people. But for military combat veterans suffering with moral injury, the symptoms mentioned above can […]

The Return of New York City…

‘NYC subways hit another pandemic ridership high as reopening continues’ ‘…The MTA announced on Friday that more than 2.3 million people rode the subway last Friday, May 21 — another new pandemic record that also represented a week-over-week ridership growth of about 100,000 riders…’ Read the rest of the story at AMNewYork here, https://www.amny.com/new-york/nyc-subways-hit-another-pandemic-ridership-high-may-24-2021/ ______________________________________________ But […]

‘Do You Ever Wonder’ Welcomes Internationally Recognized Innovation and Disruption Superstar, Jay Samit!

Jay Samit on LinkedIn Live

Register here: https://www.linkedin.com/events/doyoueverwonderwelcomesdisrupti6795780649472036864/ May 25, 2021 at 6:00-6:30 PM EST ‘Do You Ever Wonder’ Welcomes Internationally Recognized Innovation and Disruption Superstar, Jay Samit! Hallmark Abstract Service CEO Mike Haltman could not be more excited, as he welcomes our guest and internationally known and sought after expert on disruption and innovation, Jay Samit. The list of Jay’s […]

Guest Author: Title Insurance: Determining an Insured’s Loss and Calculating the Damages, Adam Leitman Bailey

Title Insurance: An often misunderstood, and potentially not understood at all, product purchased by buyers of residential and commercial property in New York that will protect them in what very well could be the largest financial transaction of their lives! The short explanation is that title insurance is ensuring that the buyer of property is […]

Do you ever wonder…The State of the NYC Commercial Real Estate Market!

May 4th on LinkedIn Live from 6-6:30PM join host Mike Haltman, CEO of Hallmark Abstract Service, for a discussion with special guest Rob Kuppersmith about… The State of the New York City Commercial Real Estate Market Now and Into the Future! Register on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/events/doyoueverwonder-thestateoftheny6790662015712161792/ Rob Kuppersmith is a Managing Director with Cushman & Wakefield. […]

FHA Mortgages: Delinquencies Have Hit 17.5%!

We are all aware of the significant and often tragic financial hardships that currently exists for a great many American households due to Covid-19, and the associated impact it has had on the U.S. economy! For homeowners who currently have FHA mortgages, a report from American Enterprise Institute titled ‘10 metros most threatened by high numbers […]

Podcasting 101: How to get the ball rolling

As a title insurance company, why would we start a podcast? Podcasting is a great tool for presenting both the expertise and thought leadership of ourselves and our business, to an audience we feel would benefit from it and who we would like to meet. But, for one reason or another, for the most part […]

Death By Suicide: Help Heroes To Heroes Foundation Save Lives at Our July 12, 2021 Charity Golf Event!

(Note: Hallmark Abstract Service CEO Michael Haltman serves as Board Chair of the Heroes To Heroes Foundation. Read more about the organization and mission here, The Heroes To Heroes Foundation – Because 20 Veterans A Day Die By Suicide!) The 2021 Heroes To Heroes Foundation Cliff Nolan Memorial Outing! Tuesday, July 12, 2021 Sunningdale Country Club, Scarsdale, New […]

Title Insurance Claims Experience: The Performance of Your New York Title Insurance Policy Provider Really Does Matter! (Video)

Title insurance in New York: Just a commodity product, right? If you asked you would likely be told that the title insurance policy, critical for protecting what may be the single greatest financial transaction a buyer has ever entered into, is nothing but a commodity product and will be exactly the same regardless of the […]

Introducing The Hallmark Abstract Service Title Insurance Video Education Series!

For most of the 12+ years that Hallmark Abstract Service has been providing title insurance for New York State residential and commercial real estate transactions, we have been writing articles and using other means such as social media, to educate the consumer about what is often the unknown ‘commodity’ of title insurance! We have placed ‘commodity’ […]