LandAmerica AgentXtra(SM) Program Expands Services to Agent Partners Nationwide
February 8, 2005
Richmond, Virginia – LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: LFG), aprovider of real estate transaction services, has expanded solutions to its AgentXtraSM Program, which debuted last August. These solutions will benefit more than 10,000 Agent Partners nationwide.
The LandAmerica AgentXtra Program includes a robust solutions set of support, executive, transaction, and technology services; enhanced electronic connectivity; and the company’s commitment to superior service and operational excellence.
Solutions include availability of XtraOrderTM Electronic Ordering for Title and Closing/Escrow Services, Mortgage Credit Reports, and Flood Hazard Certification Services to designated Agent Partners for their lender customers; and national availability of Escrow Reconciliation Services, U.S. Patriot Act Name Search Services, Recruiting Services, Temporary Employment Services, Online Education and Training Certifications through LandAmerica’s University for Agents, and the Co-Op Marketing/Agent Store. Also available is LandAmScan indexing, scanning, and archiving capabilities for case files.
The AgentXtra Program provides three distinct levels of services based on an annual, multiple-point evaluation of LandAmerica’s current business relationship, designated as Platinum, Gold, or Silver.
“AgentXtra allows us to leverage – as well as offer clients – a complete range of products and services,” said Brian Klaus, Vice President of Surety Title Corporate in Marlton, NJ. “As a regional operation, we were limited in terms of services and geographic scope. Now, thanks to our partnership with LandAmerica, we are confident in offering these and many other solutions to our customers.”
“This diverse program continues to demonstrate our unwavering commitment to help our Agent Partners be more successful in their day-to-day business operations,” added Ken Astheimer, LandAmerica’s Executive Vice President of Agency Services. “We continue to provide our Agent Partners with the tools, resources, processes, and technologies to successfully compete in their markets – regardless if their market is across town or across the nation.”
Participating Agent Partners include LoneStar Title Company (El Paso, TX); Meridian Title Company (South Bend, IN); Merrill Title Company (Midvale, UT); Orange Coast Title Company (Santa Ana, CA); Republic Title Company (Atlanta, GA); San Jacinto Title Company (Corpus Christi, TX); United Title Company (Shreveport, LA); Universal Land Title Company (West Palm Beach, FL); U.S. Title Company (Clayton, MO); and Western Title & Escrow Company (Bend, OR).
The AgentXtra Program is available through all LandAmerica title insurance/underwriting groups, which include Commonwealth® Land Title Insurance Company, Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company of New Jersey, Land Title Insurance Company, Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation®, Title Insurance Company of America, Transnation® Title Insurance Company, and Transnation Title Insurance Company of New York.
Source: LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc.