A business entity that sells, solicits or negotiates insurance on behalf of a title insurance company. See RCW 48.17.010 (leg.wa.gov).
A resident title agent must maintain an established place of business in this state. It must own or lease and maintain a title plant for each and every county in Washington state in which it will be issuing policies. Individual licenses for the employees of a licensed title agent are not required. See RCW 48.29.170 (leg.wa.gov).