October Research is the nation's leading provider of market intelligence, industry news and regulatory information for professionals in the real estate, settlement services and mortgage industries.

The company was founded to be the unifying, independent 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 covering the top title insurance, mortgage, real estate, appraisal and settlement services issues.

What We Do

October Research is the parent company and publisher of five premium market intelligence publications and their respective websites:The Title Report,The Legal Description,Valuation Review,RESPA NewsandDodd Frank Update. Our publications feature bi-weekly or monthly distribution, and most are available in both print and electronic PDF format.

Individually, our publications and their websites release weekly email news updates; produce Q&A-style video interviews; publish in-depth special reports, white papers and tip sheets; offer article reprints; and sponsor social media networking groups.

The company also includes a seminars division, which - in conjunction with our publications - produces educational Webinars, audio seminars and the annual National Settlement Services Summit. The Summit has become the industry's flagship event, and is held each June in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.

All of our publications, seminars and ancillary products are made available at the October Research Store, www.OctoberStore.com.

We also offer group and small agency subscription discounts, intranet site licensing, list rental services and comprehensive marketing opportunities for advertisers.

Who We Serve

Through our publications, seminars and other products, 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 (Our Mission)

October Research's comprehensive suite of training tools and market intelligence resources are designed to help real estate services professionals remain agile and compliant in any market they encounter, add value and distinction to the services they provide, and,ultimately, to increase their productivity and profitability through the competitive advantage of knowledge.


Mailing Address:
3046 Brecksville Road, Suite D
Richfield, Ohio 44286

Customer Service: Dial extension 805
Problems with web site: Dial extension 310

Fax 330-659-6102
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