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2012 Edition

national industry 541191

Title Abstract and Settlement Offices


This U.S. industry comprises establishments (except offices of lawyers and attorneys) primarily engaged in one or more of the following activities: (1) researching public land records to gather information relating to real estate titles; (2) preparing documents necessary for the transfer of the title, financing, and settlement; (3) conducting final real estate settlements and closings; and (4) filing legal and other documents relating to the sale of real estate. Real estate settlement offices, title abstract companies, and title search companies are included in this industry.

The immediate parent of national industry 541191 is international industry 54119: Other Legal Services

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments of lawyers and attorneys primarily engaged in the practice of law are classified in Industry 541110, Offices of Lawyers.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 541191
2007 541191
2012 541191
2017 541191
2022 541191

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 6541 - Title Abstract Offices
  2. 8111 - Legal Services

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 541191, Title Abstract and Settlement Offices:

  1. abstract or title co
  2. legal service
  3. legal service not otherwise classified
  4. legal service not otherwise classified naic
  5. office title agent condominium office
  6. office title agent office
  7. other legal service
  8. professional scientific and technical service
  9. professional scientific and technical service not otherwise classified naic
  10. real estate or title agent
  11. title abstract and settlement office
  12. title abstract and settlement office naic
  13. title abstract office
  14. title abstracter
  15. title agency
  16. title agent
  17. title agent abstractor and closing agent
  18. title agent condominium office
  19. title agent office
  20. title or abstract co
  21. title service


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