Top 10 Reasons to Start Your Title Career in Florida

May 21st, 2018 by

Have you considered moving to Florida for a career in title insurance? We seem to have an influx of people moving into the state of Florida. The latest census shows upwards of 900 people a day move to Florida.  A lot of that has to do with our sunshine, our tax structure (no state income Read More

E-Closing, E-Notarization, Paperless Closings: Finally a Reality in Florida!

May 10th, 2018 by

As with most things in life, everything starts with a vision. “In the world of real estate settlement services, it’s a vision to buy, refinance, and sell a house on a tablet device. No pens. No paper. No rubber-stamped notary seal. No 100’s of pieces of paper to be purchased, printed, signed, shipped and scanned. Read More

FAN and Cottrell Title & Escrow Join Forces Bringing Statewide Solution

May 9th, 2018 by

Naples, Fla. – May 9, 2018 – Florida Agency Network (FAN) is joining forces with Cottrell Title & Escrow located in Naples, Florida. This partnership amongst independently-owned title insurance agencies aims at expanding the organization’s footprint into certain key Florida markets. “We’re excited about bringing Cottrell Title & Escrow into the FAN family. We appreciate Read More

Florida Agency Network Attends Alliant National Agent Summit

April 30th, 2018 by

We had the honor of attending this year’s Alliant National Agent Summit in Clearwater, FL. It was wonderful meeting all the agents attending and to see our partners killing it as sponsors!

Florida Agency Network Closes First Refinance E-Closing Using Remote Online Notary

April 3rd, 2018 by

Tampa, Fla. – April 3, 2018 – Florida Agency Network announced the completion of its first 100 percent paperless, fully-digital real estate refinance transaction with United Wholesale Mortgage and Florida Mortgage Firm. The closing was completed at the office of Florida Mortgage Firm. All closing documents were executed electronically, and the Electronic Notarization of mortgage Read More

Propy Records First Government Sanctioned Blockchain Real Estate Deal in the US

March 30th, 2018 by

Global real estate company, Propy, completed the United States first recorded blockchain real estate deal in Vermont. While Propy’s first transaction, in the Ukraine, utilized the Transaction Platform and the Propy Blockchain Registry, the Vermont pilot program utilized the Propy Blockchain Registry. The registry is “a set of smart contracts designed to store land records Read More

Welcome Chris LaChance to the FAN Family

March 12th, 2018 by

Florida Agency Network Welcomes Chris LaChance as its New Sales Manager Florida Agency Network is pleased to announce the addition of Chris LaChance as its Sales Manager. Chris will oversee the sales initiatives within the Tampa Bay area and throughout the State of Florida. A Tampa Bay native, Chris began his professional career in 1994 Read More

Florida Agency Network Closes Florida’s First Fully Electronic Closing

March 8th, 2018 by

  It’s 5:07PM on March 7, 2018.  Shawn Pugh, Paramount Title’s Regional Manager, is seated in the office of Century 21 Beggins on Madeira Beach, FL with Barbara Ferrell, a seller in her 60’s, born and raised Florida, who is selling her St. Pete Beach condo. After completing a series of questions to authenticate Ms. Read More

FAN Announces Closing of Florida’s First Completely Digital Transaction

March 8th, 2018 by

  Tampa, Fla. – March 8, 2018 – Florida Agency Network announced the completion of Florida’s first 100 percent paperless, fully-digital real estate closing transaction. The closing was completed by Paramount Title, a member of the Florida Agency Network, on March 7 in the Century 21 Beggins’ Madeira Beach office. All closing documents were executed Read More

FAN Announces New Chief Information Security Officer Matthew Froning

March 5th, 2018 by

Breaking news from The Network! Florida Agency Network is proud to announce Matthew Froning as its new Chief Information Security Officer. With over 20 years in the Information Security industry, Matt brings a unique background that includes a deep technical experience along with an understanding of balancing security and operations. Matt has led the charge for improving Read More