hollerbach texas

Founded in 1985, the family-owned and operated title research, abstracting and settlement services company has grown from local San Antonio roots to a well-respected state-wide firm with national clients. 

    1985
  • Company Founded 1985

    On a bet, while strolling Fiesta's Night In Old San Antonio, father and son conjured to establish a title research business.  With orders from family and friends in the banking, legal, and real estate business, we produced our first title searches from San Antonio later in the year on November 5th under the assumed name: James L. Hollerbach & Associates – Title Research & Abstracting.

  • Partnership 1985

    In partnership with Chicago Title Company, we were the first to provide title research services to the U.S. Marshals Service - Asset Forfeiture throughout Texas, emphasizing the Mexican border from Brownsville to El Paso.

  • 1989
  • Company Incorporated 1989

    We lost partner, Jim Hollerbach (Sr.), and the company incorporated under the brand: Hollerbach & Associates, Inc. – Title Research & Abstracting

  • Approved Provider 1989

    Became an approved provider for the Resolution Trust Corporation in the dissolution of failed thrifts throughout Texas and Louisiana.

  • 1990
  • First Research Center 1990

    Opened first research center in the Dallas County Records Building at 500 Main Street

  • Company Headquarters 1990

    Moved company headquarters in San Antonio to the 14th Floor of the Tower Life Building

  • 1992
  • Boysville 1992

    Anyone that knows our founder knows that this worthy cause is a favorite we help to support

  • Houston Research Center 1992

    Opened the Houston Research Center in the Greenway Plaza Building

  • 1995
  • Adopt-A-Map Program 1995

    Helping save little pieces of Texas history, one map at a time. We celebrated our 10th anniversary by advocating for the Texas General Land Office's Adopt-a-Map program. 

  • 1998
  • Law Amendment 1998

    Participated with the Texas Conference for Homeowner's Rights that enabled Texans to pass landmark legislation to amend a 100-year-old constitutional law and allow for Home Equity Lending.

  • 1999
  • Fiesta Sponsorship 1999

    While we are involved almost every year in some capacity, this was the first year our company participation in this community event

  • H.E.L.P. Center 1999

    Partnered with Chicago Title Company to establish the Home Equity Loan Production (H.E.L.P.) Center in San Antonio.  In addition to servicing local and regional customers, the center provided title searches to national mortgage and consumer lenders.

  • 2005
  • Courthouse Preservation 2005

    Behind every transaction is a courthouse.  We celebrated our 20th anniversary advocating for the Texas Historical Commission's Courthouse Preservation Program

  • 2010
  • Expanded Headquarters 2010

    Expanded the company headquarters in the Tower Life Building to the 17th floor.

  • 2015
  • World Heritage Sponsor 2015

    Our company is on a mission to help raise awareness and support the restoration of historic sites throughout Texas. When the five San Antonio Missions were named a UNESCO World Heritage site, it just made sense to get involved

  • Current Headquarters 2015

    Moved company headquarters to its present location at 6700 N. New Braunfels Ave. in San Antonio

  • 2020
  • Covid Times 2020

    We’ve maintained being fully operational even through this pandemic. For some staff and customers it may have been virtual, but we are all back together now and happy to celebrate our 35th year!

Hollerbach & Associates remains an independent firm providing title research, title insurance, abstracting and a wide range of settlement services (residential and commercial), mortgage lending (including default and foreclosure-related) and oil and energy fields. With a thorough understanding of the unique Texas property record system, Hollerbach & Associates has gained a reputation as a company that delivers diversified, in-depth research to professionals who depend on comprehensive, accurate and up-to-date real property information. The company has clients of all sizes nationwide, including banks, mortgage lenders, attorneys, title insurance and settlement services businesses and government entities.

It has been an unforgettable journey! As the company looks to the future, Hollerbach & Associates hopes to continue to grow and adapt new cloud-based technologies and processes to streamline efficiencies and improve the customer experience. Looking forward to serving our customers for the next 35 years!