Railroads: Underwriting Guidelines

When insuring property which is contiguous to a railroad right-of-way, the commitment and final title policy must contain the following exception:


“Ingress and egress, if any, of the _____ railroad in and to the right-of-way line of said railroad adjoining the ____ boundary of the property herein insured.”


The exception for easements or claims of easements on property as outlined in the overview list above may conform to the following:


“Any easements, or claims of easements, of the ____ Railroad.”


Railroad as Owner in Chain of Title: