R E S I D E N T I A L
Purchase a home, improvements that increase the value of the property,
easements or any type of estate transaction are all reasons to purchase
A G R I C U L T U R A L
South Dakota farms and ranches are the heart of the states' economy.
Dakota Homestead Title Insurance can insure your substantial investment
in South Dakota land from attacks against the title.
C O M M E R C I A L
The purchase of the lease of any type of commercial property needs to
have a title insurance policy protecting the title to the property.
S O U T H D A K O T A South Dakota became a state of the Federal Union on
November 2nd 1889.
Dakota Homestead Title Insurance Company works with the county land title
offices across South Dakota to verify and insure clear title to land and real
property. Protecting our policy owners interests against loss due
to title defects, liens or encumbrances.
B U F F A L O
Like the American bison who played an essential role in shaping the
ecology of the Great Plains, Dakota Homestead plays an essential role
in insuring clear title to South Dakota real property.
S E T T L E R H O M E
Early settlers and others made written claims to the government for lands.
Land could be obtained through cash payment or after 1862 by homesteading.
County Land Title Agencies research the past back to the original patent.
L A N D O F F I C E
The first Dakota land offices were in Sioux Falls 1856 , Yankton 1859
and Vermillion 1861.
When a settler had completed the requirements
for land entry, his case file was sent to the General Land Office in
Washington, DC, where a patent (first-title deed) was issued. Those
claims frequently included statements by relatives, heirs, neighbors,
or friends describing the land, landowner and improvements. The local
land offices then recorded transactions for each section of land in
T I T L E
Dakota Homestead Title Insurance Company is South Dakota's only domestic title
D A K O T A H O M E S T E A D A G E N T S E A R C H