Title Company Completes Remote Online Notarization Closing in Washington

July 24, 2018

Westcor Land Title Insurance Company announced that one of its agent, Nextitle, has completed the first remote online notarization closing in Washington.

To help provide title agents with tools to support and serve their customers, Westcor has partnered with Notarize Inc. as their preferred remote online closing platform. The partnership gives Westcor’s title agents a secure, scalable platform that empowers them to serve lenders’ online closings, as well as initiate their own online notarizations and signings.

“The borrowers, lender and our escrow officer could not have been more pleased with the ease of the transaction,” said Gerry Guerin, Nextitle’s national director of title operations. “We look forward to more closings using the remote online notarization platform.”

Scott Chandler, Westcor’s chief operating officer, added, “Our agents’ experience with Notarize has been very positive since our launch in April 2018. We will continue to bring new technologies like Notarize to help our agents, their lender clients, and consumers.”

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