United Title Company Teams With RealtyAssist To Extend ClosingPoint Title Insurance Solution

July 16, 2002

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Title Company has announced today a strategic collaboration with RealtyAssist to provide an expanded offering to the real estate broker and REALTOR® community via the RealtyAssist transaction management platform. Through integration of RealtyAssist's broker and agent platform with United Title Company's ClosingPoint, brokers, REALTORS®, and transaction coordinators will now enjoy the ability to securely order and status a complete array of title and escrow products and documents directly from their listing and sale transaction files.

Designed from the ground up, ClosingPoint boasts the industry's most tightly integrated solution for title and escrow services that works seamlessly with the core production system of United Title Company. Unlike other solutions brought to market, this unparalleled integration eliminates any double data entry in order to provide customers with a view into the transaction while also reducing and potentially eliminating errors. RealtyAssist provides a compelling Internet-based application for real estate professionals to manage and track their files in a centralized, paperless environment. By working with RealtyAssist, United Title Company will now offer its residential real estate customers an unmatched level of complete integration, online convenience, rich functionality and security across the entire listing, selling and closing cycle.

Peter Bowman, CIO for United Title Company, stated, "By offering a fully integrated solution incorporating the industry-leading platform from RealtyAssist, the ClosingPoint offering now delivers on current and future customer needs for the complete real estate e-file transaction." He added, "It is our intention to progressively lead the title insurance, escrow, and settlement services markets by delivering the most comprehensive online solutions to meet the growing and diverse demands of the real estate industry. The RealtyAssist partnership enables this to happen. We chose RealtyAssist because it is a widely used and proven industry solution that brings distinct advantages that complement our products and the industry as a whole."

Source: United Title Company

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