RISMEDIA, Feb. 21, 2008-Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) announced that LandAmerica has signed an agreement to implement FIS’ SoftPro Select, a title and closing production package that will power LandAmerica Link, LandAmerica’s enterprise-wide title and escrow system. Built on Microsoft’s .NET platform, SoftPro Select is a technologically advanced real estate solution that can easily scale to serve LandAmerica’s more than 8,000 users in more than 800 direct offices nationwide.
LandAmerica researched more than 40 alternatives before settling on SoftPro Select as the foundation for its single title and escrow system.
“Having studied all the options, SoftPro was our absolute first choice,” said Melissa A. Hill, president for Residential Services at LandAmerica. “We are excited about the opportunities FIS and SoftPro Select bring to LandAmerica.”
“LandAmerica’s decision to deploy SoftPro Select solidifies our position as the industry’s gold standard in closing and title applications,” said Joyce Weiland, chief operating officer of SoftPro. “Our partnership with LandAmerica is a defining step for SoftPro.”
SoftPro is now the product of choice for two of the nation’s largest underwriters, LandAmerica and Fidelity National Financial, a Fortune 500 company that began deploying SoftPro’s closing and title solutions in all of its direct operations more than two years ago.
According to the company, SoftPro offers a number of specific benefits on behalf of LandAmerica, including a dedicated Website, www.softprocorp.com/LandAm, as well as numerous services and integrations:
Instant access to free LandAmerica-branded commitment, policy, endorsement and jacket forms Integration with LandAmerica’s Policy Number Manager, E-Remit program and TitleWave® Website.
“We are excited to work hand in hand with the LandAmerica team to provide the foundational support to their enterprise system that will bring efficiency and scalability to their organization.” said Weiland.
For more information, visit www.fidelityinfoservices.com.