By Katie Brown
The largest independently owned title company in Texas, Capital Title of Texas provides title, escrow services and closing transactions for residential and commercial properties, as well as farms and ranches, land development, construction and more. Today, Capital Title of Texas has a large footprint across the state of Texas, with over 65 offices in 32 counties.
“Capital Title provides excellent title examinations, accurate closings, convenient locations and professional, knowledgeable escrow officers who handle the transactions,” says Monica Middleton, president of the Austin region and escrow officer for Capital Title of Texas.
Serving all of the Greater Austin area, Capital Title of Texas has seven locations and a team comprised of veteran, experienced officers as well as new, innovative officers. “We have very experienced escrow officers, some with more than 25 years of experience,” Middleton says. “We also have an up-and-coming ‘millennial’ group of closers who have proven success in a short amount of time. They will be the generation that carries on the success in the next 25 years.”
Recently, the Austin Business Journal recognized Capital Title of Texas as one of the top title companies in the Austin Area. “Many of our employees have been named Affiliate of the Year for organizations they participate in,” says Middleton. “2016 marks the fifth anniversary of Capital Title in the Greater Austin Area, and we plan on celebrating in August and sharing our excitement with the community.”
In addition to its escrow officers, Capital Title of Texas has a strong business development team that works diligently to connect people together who have similar interests and provide innovative tools and resources. “They provide educational classes and innovative resources for realtors, lenders, investors and builders,” Middleton says. “Our website provides endless amounts of online marketing materials, tools and resources, including online calculators and our free CapApp mobile app for iPhone and Android. We are proud to meet one-on-one with each client to customize what their needs are, and connect them with the tools and resources that best suit those needs.”
At Capital Title of Texas, clients are always the priority. “Capital Title strives to serve customers with courteous prompt service,” Middleton says. “The goal of our company is to provide excellence in every aspect of the transaction.”
When working with homeowners, Capital Title of Texas ensures to take time to explain the process before, during and after the closing the transaction. With REALTORS, Capital Title always keeps them informed of the progress of the transaction.
In addition to title, escrow and closing services, Capital Title of Texas has developed a strong network of resources for its clients. “We have strong underwriter strength, which includes First National Title Insurance, Chicago Title Insurance Company, Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, Stewart Title Guaranty Company and First American Title Insurance Company,” Middleton says.
As Capital Title of Texas celebrates five successful years in Austin this year, the title company is excited for what their future—from plans to expand their business and offices to developing a new generation of escrow officers to providing its customers with new and innovative resources. RL