First American Financial Corporation (the "Company") was incorporated in the state of Delaware in January 2008 to hold the financial services businesses of the Company's prior parent. On June 1, 2010, the Company's common stock was listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "FAF." The businesses operated by the Company's subsidiaries have, in some instances, been in existence since the late 1800s.
The Company has its executive offices at 1 First American Way, Santa Ana, California 92707-5913. The Company's telephone number is (714) 250-3000.
The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the business of providing financial services through its title insurance and services segment and its specialty insurance segment. The title insurance and services segment provides title insurance, closing and/or escrow services and similar or related services domestically and internationally in connection with residential and commercial real estate transactions. It also provides products, services and solutions that are designed to mitigate risk in, or otherwise facilitate real estate transactions. Many of these products, services and solutions involve the use of real property-related data, including data derived from its proprietary databases. It maintains, manages and provides access to title plant records and images, and, in addition, provides banking, trust, document custodial and wealth management services. The specialty insurance segment issues property and casualty insurance policies and sells home warranty products. In addition, our corporate function consists of certain financing facilities as well as the corporate services that support our business operations.