Like Linear Title & Closing, LTD

closed 4/1/2016 via BusinessWire

Solidifi, acquired Linear Title & Closing, LTD

synopsis: Solidifi, a leading independent provider of real estate valuation services to 60 of the top 100 lenders, announced the acquisition of Linear Title & Closing Limited. Linear is a top-five independent title search and closing provider for refinance, purchase, short sale and Real Estate Owned (REO) transactions in all 50 states.
buyer parent: Real Matters
buyer: Solidifi
Solidifi is a leading independent provider of next generation mortgage services. Understanding the power of technology to boost productivity both internally and for clients, Solidifi’s team is made up of mortgage industry specialists and technology innovators. "
target: Linear Title & Closing, LTD
Linear Title & Closing is a leader in providing national title searches and mortgage closing services. Linear delivers technology-driven title and closing solutions to a broad spectrum of real estate service providers. Linear is based in Middletown, RI and services clients nationwide.
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closed 12/18/2018 via BusinessWire

Class Valuation, acquired Landmark Network

synopsis: Class Valuation, one of the largest nationwide providers of real estate asset valuation and appraisal management solutions to the residential mortgage industry, announced that the company has acquired Van Nuys, California-based Landmark Network, a leader in real estate valuation with a specialization in the reverse mortgage lending industry.
buyer parent: Narrow Gauge Capital
buyer: Class Valuation
Class Valuation, formerly Class Appraisal, is a top 10 nationwide Appraisal Management Company, delivering outstanding quality and service to each and every client. The company is committed to combining the best people, products, processes, and technology available to help lenders be successful. "
target: Landmark Network
Van Nuys, CA-based Landmark Network is a leader in real estate valuation with a specialization in the reverse mortgage lending industry. Landmark Network also offers Landscape™, an appraisal management cloudware built from the ground up by an appraisal management company.
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closed 8/1/2018 via BusinessWire

Xome, acquired Assurant Mortgage Solutions Group

synopsis: Xome, a real estate solutions provider, has acquired Assurant Mortgage Solutions from Assurant, Inc., a provider of risk management solutions. Assurant Mortgage Solutions helps clients manage risk across the mortgage lifecycle. They provide full-service valuation solutions, field services, and LenderX, an appraisal management software solution.
buyer parent: WMIH Corp.
buyer: Xome
Xome is the only platform that digitally connects every major touch-point in the real estate process. Xome makes the process of buying and selling a home more transparent for consumers with status dashboards, dynamic ratings of agents and real estate professionals, and real-time property data. "
target parent: Assurant
target: Assurant Mortgage Solutions Group
Assurant Mortgage Solutions helps clients proactively manage risk across the mortgage lifecycle. They provide full-service valuation solutions, field services, and LenderX, an appraisal management software solution that allows users to manage appraisals, communication, invoicing, and tracking.
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closed 7/9/2021 via PR Newswire

Dye & Durham Corporation, acquired TM Group (UK) Limited

synopsis: Dye & Durham Limited announced the acquisition of TM Group (UK) Limited, a leading provider of technology-enabled real estate due diligence solutions used by law firms and conveyancers to complete both residential and commercial real estate transactions across England, Wales and Scotland.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$234.31)
Dye & Durham is a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity. The company provides critical information services and workflow, which clients use to manage their process, information, and regulatory requirements. "
target: TM Group (UK) Limited
tmgroup is a leading provider of technology-enabled real estate due diligence solutions used by law firms and conveyancers to complete both residential and commercial real estate transactions across England, Wales and Scotland.
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closed 6/29/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Dye & Durham Corporation, acquired Stanley Davis Group Limited

synopsis: Dye & Durham Corporation, a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity, has acquired UK-based Stanley Davis Group Limited, a provider of cloud-based e-service software for company formations, corporate search and registrations capabilities, and regulatory requirements.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$234.31)
Dye & Durham is a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity. The company provides critical information services and workflow, which clients use to manage their process, information, and regulatory requirements. "
target: Stanley Davis Group Limited
UK-based Stanley Davis Group (SDG) is a technology company that provides cloud-based e-service software applications and other related technology-enabled services to the legal, accounting, and financial services industries. SDG serves the spectrum of large multinationals to individuals consumers.
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cancelled 9/10/2019 via Company Press Release

Fidelity National Financial, cancelled an acquisition of Stewart Information Services Corp

synopsis: Stewart Information Services Corporation announced the mutual termination of its merger agreement with Fidelity National Financial, Inc. after not obtaining the necessary approval by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”).
buyer: Fidelity National Financial (FNF:$8,363.00)
Fidelity National Financial, Inc. is the nation’s largest title insurance company through its title insurance underwriters - Fidelity National Title, Chicago Title, Commonwealth Land Title, Alamo Title and National Title of New York. "
target: Stewart Information Services Corp (STC:$3,080.85)
Stewart Information Services Corporation is a global real estate services company, offering products and services through their direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers™ and family of companies.
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announced 9/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Compass (Real Estate), will acquire First Alliance Title, LLC

synopsis: Compass, the real estate technology company, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire First Alliance Title LLC, a leading title company serving the Denver metro area. The acquisition extends the company's growing portfolio of title and escrow businesses that now serves nine states.
buyer: Compass (Real Estate) (COMP:$5,484.10)
Compass is a real estate technology company, providing an end-to-end platform that empowers its residential real estate agents to deliver exceptional service to clients. The platform includes an integrated suite of cloud-based software for customer relationship management, marketing, and more. "
target: First Alliance Title, LLC
First Alliance Title LLC is a leading title company serving the Denver metro area. With three Denver locations, First Alliance Title is a leading provider of title services throughout the Denver area. Since their inception, the company has been focused on impeccable customer service.
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closed 7/28/2021 via Company Press Release

Stewart Information Services Corp, acquired Title First Agency, Inc.

synopsis: Stewart Information Services Corporation announced the acquisition of Title First Agency, Inc. Headquartered in Westerville, Ohio, Title First has office locations in Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Texas, and is licensed to operate in 34 states with strategic partnerships throughout the country.
buyer: Stewart Information Services Corp (STC:$3,080.85)
Stewart is a global real estate services company, offering products and services through their direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers™ and family of companies. They offer the comprehensive service, deep expertise and solutions customers need for any real estate transaction. "
target: Title First Agency, Inc.
Dedicated to innovation and passionate about service, Title First Agency is a comprehensive, nationwide resource for title and real estate settlement services. Headquartered in Westerville, Ohio, Title First has office locations in Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Texas.
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closed 4/7/2021 via BusinessWire

CNL Strategic Capital, acquired ATA National Title Group, LLC

synopsis: CNL Strategic Capital, LLC acquired a majority equity stake and made a concurrent debt investment in ATA National Title Group in partnership with ATA’s management. ATA is a national independent title insurance agency and settlement service provider for the residential resale, residential refinance, commercial and default real estate markets.
buyer parent: CNL Financial Group
buyer: CNL Strategic Capital
CNL Strategic Capital is a publicly registered, non-traded limited liability company that seeks to provide current income and long-term appreciation to individuals by acquiring controlling equity stakes in combination with loan positions in durable and growing middle-market businesses. "
target: ATA National Title Group, LLC
ATA National Title Group is a full service title agency providing comprehensive services to companies and individuals involved in real estate transactions. They are committed to their mission of building strong and lasting relationships with their clients.
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closed 1/7/2021 via BNC Analysis

Stewart Information Services Corp, acquired NorthStar Title Services LLC

synopsis: Stewart Title has announced the acquisition of NorthStar Title Services LLC in Cleveland. The NorthStar team will become employees of the Houston-headquartered Stewart Title. Founded in 2001, NorthStar Title Services is a full-service real estate title and escrow company serving the Cleveland metro market.
buyer: Stewart Information Services Corp (STC:$3,080.85)
Stewart is a global real estate services company, offering products and services through their direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers™ and family of companies. They offer the comprehensive service, deep expertise and solutions our customers need for any real estate transaction. "
target: NorthStar Title Services LLC
NorthStar Title is a full-service real estate title and escrow company that has been servicing its clients since 2001. NorthStar Title prides itself on understanding the needs of real estate professionals by delivering unparalleled title service in a friendly, professional atmosphere.
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closed 9/2/2021 via BNC Analysis

Opteon, acquired Valucentric, LLC

synopsis: Opteon, a leading international provider of valuation, advisory, and property services, has acquired Valucentric. Valucentric is a staff appraiser valuation firm providing residential and commercial appraisal services throughout the United States.
buyer: Opteon
Opteon is an international provider of valuation, advisory, and property services through innovative software solutions. Opteon has invested heavily in the customization of its diverse range of technology-driven solutions proven to reduce time, increase quality, and minimize human error. "
target: Valucentric, LLC
Valucentric is a staff appraiser valuation firm providing residential and commercial appraisal services throughout the United States. Valucentric developed a hybrid approach to improve upon the traditional valuation process.
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closed 7/7/2021 via BNC Analysis

Apex Appraisal Service, acquired The William Fall Group, Inc.

synopsis: Opteon, an international provider of valuation and advisory services, has acquired The William Fall Group (WFG) and its related brands, Valuation Partners and Summit Valuation Solutions. The William Fall Group has provided comprehensive real estate valuation for over 30 years. WFG will become part of Opteon's U.S. entity, Apex Appraisal Services.
buyer parent: Opteon
buyer: Apex Appraisal Service
Apex Appraisal Service is a leading real estate appraisal management company providing valuation and consulting services in all 50 U.S. states. The company is owned and operated by appraisers and industry experts with a proven track record of ensuring regulatory compliance at the highest level. "
target: The William Fall Group, Inc.
For over 30 years, The William Fall Group has provided comprehensive real estate valuation and analysis services for financial, public and government sectors. They offer reliable local market expertise provided by their employee staff appraisers in over 40 metro markets throughout the United States.
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closed 11/5/2019 via BNC Analysis

Opteon, acquired Apex Appraisal Service

synopsis: Apex Appraisal Service (Apex) is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with Opteon, Australia and New Zealand’s largest independent property advisory firm, to be the exclusive provider of their proprietary property valuation software in the U.S. market.
buyer: Opteon
Opteon is an international provider of valuation, advisory, and property services through innovative software solutions. Founded in 2005, Opteon is recognized as the largest independent valuation professional services firm in Australia and New Zealand. "
target: Apex Appraisal Service
Apex Appraisal Service is a leading real estate appraisal management company providing valuation and consulting services in all 50 U.S. states. The company is owned and operated by appraisers and industry experts with a proven track record of ensuring regulatory compliance at the highest level.
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closed 4/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Class Valuation, acquired Janus AMC, LLC

synopsis: Class Valuation, a top nationwide real estate collateral valuation and appraisal management company to the residential mortgage industry, announced that they have acquired Texas-based appraisal management company (AMC), Janus Valuation & Compliance (Janus). Janus is a full service appraisal management firm, built to answer the needs of lenders.
buyer parent: Narrow Gauge Capital
buyer: Class Valuation
Class Valuation, formerly Class Appraisal, is a top 10 nationwide Appraisal Management Company, delivering outstanding quality and service to each and every client. The company is committed to combining the best people, products, processes, and technology available to help lenders be successful. "
target: Janus AMC, LLC
Janus is a full service appraisal management firm, built to answer the needs of lenders. Founded in 2008, Janus has been at the forefront of customized appraisal management company (AMC) service models with a focus on retail, credit union, and correspondent lenders in Texas and surrounding markets.
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announced 11/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

Apex Appraisal Service, will acquire Value Trend Solutions

synopsis: Apex Appraisal Service (Apex) and Value Trend Solutions (VTS) have announced a strategic partnership and planned merger of business operations to offer a unified appraisal management solution. VTS is a nationwide real estate appraisal management company owned and operated by appraisers.
buyer: Apex Appraisal Service
Apex Appraisal Service is a leading real estate Appraisal Management Company located in Northern California and providing services across the US. Apex is dedicated to providing prompt and accurate valuation and consulting services. "
target: Value Trend Solutions
Value Trend Solutions (VTS) is a nationwide real estate appraisal management company owned and operated by appraisers. VTS was founded in 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona where it continues to operate today.
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closed 3/14/2018 via GlobeNewswire

DartAppraisal, acquired Valuation Management Group LLC

synopsis: Dart Appraisal, a nationwide appraisal management company (AMC), announced that it has acquired Valuation Management Group, a national AMC based near Atlanta. Valuation Management Group was established with a vision of providing a partnership to financial institutions to offer an independent appraisal process, with excellent turn times and quality.
buyer: DartAppraisal
Dart Appraisal is a leading nationwide independent Appraisal Management Company (AMC) established in 1993. The company was founded on the principle that an AMC could create transparency between the lender and appraiser, cultivating a process that brings out the best in both parties. "
target: Valuation Management Group LLC
Valuation Management Group was established in 2006 with a vision of providing a partnership to financial institutions to offer an independent appraisal process, with excellent turn times and quality.
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closed 4/28/2021 via PR Newswire

Capitol Title, acquired Homeland Title & Escrow

synopsis: Capitol Title Group, one of the largest title companies in the greater Washington, DC area, has announced their acquisition of Homeland Title and Escrow. Homeland Title was founded in 1994 and has enjoyed significant growth, now ranked the 7th largest title company in the entire state of Maryland by the Baltimore Business Journal.
buyer: Capitol Title
Since 1973, Capitol Title has provided settlement services for clients who appreciate the value and assurances that only an attorney-owned, service-oriented company can offer. They have a staff of experienced and professionally trained attorneys, settlement officers and coordinators. "
target: Homeland Title & Escrow
Homeland Title was founded in 1994, is a title company that serves the Baltimore area, and has enjoyed significant growth, now ranked the 7th largest title company in the entire state of Maryland by the Baltimore Business Journal.
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closed 10/20/2021 via BusinessWire

StoicLane, acquired Lender's Valuation Services

synopsis: StoicLane, a long-term growth platform making investments in the Finance, Insurance & Real Estate (“FIRE”) verticals, has closed on a majority stake in appraisal management company Lender’s Valuation Services (“LVS”). LVS delivers appraisal management services to lenders, banks, mortgage brokers, credit unions, and financial institutions.
buyer: StoicLane
StoicLane is a Chicago-based long-term growth platform making controlling and strategic minority investments in the Finance, Insurance & Real Estate (“FIRE”) verticals. The firm works closely with its portfolio companies by harnessing the power of data and technology. "
target: Lender's Valuation Services
Lender’s Valuation Services (LVS) is a national appraisal management company delivering industry leading appraisal management services to lenders, banks, mortgage brokers, credit unions, and financial institutions. Founded in 2014, LVS is headquartered in California.
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closed 7/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Class Valuation, acquired Synergy Appraisal Services

synopsis: Class Valuation, a leading appraisal management company in the US, has acquired Synergy Appraisal Services, an appraisal management company providing valuation services for residential and commercial lenders. Synergy offers an array of residential valuations services for first and second mortgage production, forensic review, litigation, and more.
buyer parent: Gridiron Capital, LLC
buyer: Class Valuation
Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, Class Valuation is a leading nationwide appraisal management company. The Company's proprietary technology enhances every aspect of the home valuation process and leverages advanced analytics and data to assess appraisal accuracy and regulatory compliance. "
target: Synergy Appraisal Services
Synergy Appraisal Services is an appraisal management company providing high quality valuation services for residential and commercial lenders. Synergy offers an array of residential valuations services for first and second mortgage production, forensic review, litigation, loan QC, and more.
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closed 6/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Class Valuation, acquired Southeastern Evaluation AMC

synopsis: Class Valuation announced it has acquired South Carolina-based appraisal management company (AMC), SouthEastern Evaluation (SEE). Based in Greenville, SouthEastern Evaluation serves 150+ customers including mortgage lenders, community banks, and credit unions.
buyer parent: Gridiron Capital, LLC
buyer: Class Valuation
Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, Class Valuation is a leading nationwide appraisal management company. The Company's proprietary technology enhances every aspect of the home valuation process and leverages advanced analytics and data to assess appraisal accuracy and regulatory compliance. "
target: Southeastern Evaluation AMC
SouthEastern Evaluation is an Appraisal Management Company providing high quality valuation and consulting services for residential and commercial lenders and investors. SouthEastern’s primary focus is to provide a compliant platform for lenders and real estate appraisers.
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closed 4/1/2016 via BusinessWire

Solidifi, acquired Linear Title & Closing, LTD

synopsis: Solidifi, a leading independent provider of real estate valuation services to 60 of the top 100 lenders, announced the acquisition of Linear Title & Closing Limited. Linear is a top-five independent title search and closing provider for refinance, purchase, short sale and Real Estate Owned (REO) transactions in all 50 states.
buyer parent: Real Matters
buyer: Solidifi
Solidifi is a leading independent provider of next generation mortgage services. Understanding the power of technology to boost productivity both internally and for clients, Solidifi’s team is made up of mortgage industry specialists and technology innovators. "
target: Linear Title & Closing, LTD
Linear Title & Closing is a leader in providing national title searches and mortgage closing services. Linear delivers technology-driven title and closing solutions to a broad spectrum of real estate service providers. Linear is based in Middletown, RI and services clients nationwide.
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closed 4/1/2016 via BusinessWire

Solidifi, acquired Linear Title & Closing, LTD

synopsis: Solidifi, a leading independent provider of real estate valuation services to 60 of the top 100 lenders, announced the acquisition of Linear Title & Closing Limited. Linear is a top-five independent title search and closing provider for refinance, purchase, short sale and Real Estate Owned (REO) transactions in all 50 states.
buyer parent: Real Matters
buyer: Solidifi
Solidifi is a leading independent provider of next generation mortgage services. Understanding the power of technology to boost productivity both internally and for clients, Solidifi’s team is made up of mortgage industry specialists and technology innovators. "
target: Linear Title & Closing, LTD
Linear Title & Closing is a leader in providing national title searches and mortgage closing services. Linear delivers technology-driven title and closing solutions to a broad spectrum of real estate service providers. Linear is based in Middletown, RI and services clients nationwide.
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closed 5/4/2015 via Company Press Release

Solidifi, acquired Southwest Financial Services, Ltd.

synopsis: Solidifi, a leading independent provider of residential real estate appraisals and the service provider of choice for more than half of the top 100 lenders in the United States, is proud to announce the acquisition of Cincinnati-based Southwest Financial Services Ltd., a national, independent provider of outsourced services to home equity lenders.
buyer parent: Real Matters
buyer: Solidifi
Solidifi is a leading independent provider of residential real estate appraisals. The company has built a strong reputation and partnership with more than 25,000 appraisers. The company is the appraisal service provider of choice for more than half of the top 100 lenders in the U.S. "
target: Southwest Financial Services, Ltd.
Southwest Financial Services, Ltd. has been a trusted partner to many of the nation's largest lending institutions for more than 30 years. Their proven solutions and state-of-the-art technology combine to offer clients seamless and efficient title, flood determination and valuation services.
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closed 4/1/2016 via BusinessWire

Solidifi, acquired Linear Title & Closing, LTD

synopsis: Solidifi, a leading independent provider of real estate valuation services to 60 of the top 100 lenders, announced the acquisition of Linear Title & Closing Limited. Linear is a top-five independent title search and closing provider for refinance, purchase, short sale and Real Estate Owned (REO) transactions in all 50 states.
buyer parent: Real Matters
buyer: Solidifi
Solidifi is a leading independent provider of next generation mortgage services. Understanding the power of technology to boost productivity both internally and for clients, Solidifi’s team is made up of mortgage industry specialists and technology innovators. "
target: Linear Title & Closing, LTD
Linear Title & Closing is a leader in providing national title searches and mortgage closing services. Linear delivers technology-driven title and closing solutions to a broad spectrum of real estate service providers. Linear is based in Middletown, RI and services clients nationwide.
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closed 9/2/2021 via BNC Analysis

Opteon, acquired Valucentric, LLC

synopsis: Opteon, a leading international provider of valuation, advisory, and property services, has acquired Valucentric. Valucentric is a staff appraiser valuation firm providing residential and commercial appraisal services throughout the United States.
buyer: Opteon
Opteon is an international provider of valuation, advisory, and property services through innovative software solutions. Opteon has invested heavily in the customization of its diverse range of technology-driven solutions proven to reduce time, increase quality, and minimize human error. "
target: Valucentric, LLC
Valucentric is a staff appraiser valuation firm providing residential and commercial appraisal services throughout the United States. Valucentric developed a hybrid approach to improve upon the traditional valuation process.
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closed 9/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Voxtur, acquired Xome

synopsis: Voxtur Analytics Corp., a transformational real estate technology company, has acquired Xome Valuations, a leading provider of valuation management products and services to clients in the residential real estate sector.
buyer: Voxtur (TSXV:ILA:$23.69)
Based in Canada, Voxtur is a transformational real estate technology company. Voxtur offers targeted data analytics to simplify tax solutions, property valuation, and settlement services throughout the lending lifecycle for investors, lenders, government agencies, and servicers. "
target parent: Mr. Cooper Group Inc.
target: Xome
Xome is the only platform that digitally connects every major touch-point in the real estate process. Xome makes the process of buying and selling a home more transparent for consumers with status dashboards, dynamic ratings of agents and real estate professionals, and real-time property data.
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closed 7/7/2021 via BNC Analysis

Apex Appraisal Service, acquired The William Fall Group, Inc.

synopsis: Opteon, an international provider of valuation and advisory services, has acquired The William Fall Group (WFG) and its related brands, Valuation Partners and Summit Valuation Solutions. The William Fall Group has provided comprehensive real estate valuation for over 30 years. WFG will become part of Opteon's U.S. entity, Apex Appraisal Services.
buyer parent: Opteon
buyer: Apex Appraisal Service
Apex Appraisal Service is a leading real estate appraisal management company providing valuation and consulting services in all 50 U.S. states. The company is owned and operated by appraisers and industry experts with a proven track record of ensuring regulatory compliance at the highest level. "
target: The William Fall Group, Inc.
For over 30 years, The William Fall Group has provided comprehensive real estate valuation and analysis services for financial, public and government sectors. They offer reliable local market expertise provided by their employee staff appraisers in over 40 metro markets throughout the United States.
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closed 6/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services, acquired First Choice Appraisal Management, Inc.

synopsis: Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services, LLC, a portfolio company of Corridor Capital, completed its acquisition of First Choice Appraisal Management, Inc. (“FCAM”) in partnership with FCAM founder Jeff Richards and CEO Jim Baumberger. FCAM is a leading appraisal management company (“AMC”), headquartered in Portland, Oregon.
buyer parent: Corridor Capital, LLC
buyer: Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services
Nationwide, headquartered in Voorhees, NJ, is a national appraisal management and valuation services company, licensed in all states, actively supporting the valuation needs of mortgage lenders, servicers, and related real estate services companies throughout the U.S. "
target: First Choice Appraisal Management, Inc.
Founded in 2009, First Choice Appraisal Management, Inc. (FCAM) is a leading appraisal management company (“AMC”), headquartered in Portland, Oregon with an office in Phoenix, Arizona. Since its founding, FCAM has built a strong presence and reputation in the Pacific Northwest.
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closed 12/15/2020 via GlobeNewswire

DartAppraisal, acquired USAMC LLC

synopsis: Dart Appraisal, a nationwide appraisal management company (AMC), announced that it has acquired USAMC, a nationwide appraisal management company based near Atlanta, GA. This acquisition accelerates Dart’s overall growth strategy and builds upon the previous acquisition of Atlanta-based Valuation Management Group in 2018.
buyer: DartAppraisal
Dart is a well-established leader in the appraisal management industry, their customers greatly benefit both their clients and appraisers. Their clients will benefit from everything Dart offers and can now place orders in all 50 states and DC. "
target: USAMC LLC
USAMC is a nationwide, full-service residential appraisal management company serving clients in wholesale, retail, and correspondent lending channels. This acquisition strengthens Dart’s already strong position in the southeast.
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closed 10/22/2020 via BusinessWire

Stewart Information Services Corp, acquired Pro Teck Valuation Intelligence

synopsis: Stewart announced its acquisition of Pro Teck Valuation Intelligence, strengthening and expanding its scale in appraisal and valuation solutions. Pro Teck is an industry leader in property valuation services, including their proprietary technology Valuation Intelligence, a cloud-based fulfillment platform.
buyer: Stewart Information Services Corp (STC:$3,080.85)
Stewart is a global real estate services company, offering products and services through their direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers™ and family of companies. They offer the comprehensive service, deep expertise and solutions our customers need for any real estate transaction. "
target: Pro Teck Valuation Intelligence
Pro Teck is a residential real estate platform providing a single source of property valuations for mortgage originators, servicers and investors. Pro Teck delivers a comprehensive suite of products including appraisals, BPOs, desktop reviews, AVMs, data/analytics and hybrid solutions.
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closed 2/12/2020 via Company Press Release

Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services, acquired Olde City Lending Solutions

synopsis: Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services LLC, a portfolio company of Corridor Capital, completed its acquisition of Olde City Lending Solutions LLC, in partnership with founders, Joe Cudwadie and Bill Donahue. Founded in 2008, Olde City is a leading appraisal management company, based in the Philadelphia suburb of Warminster, PA.
buyer parent: Corridor Capital, LLC
buyer: Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services
Nationwide Property & Appraisal Services, LLC, the 1st Appraisal Management Company to be licensed in the United States, is an award winning full service Appraisal Management Company, licensed, bonded and insured to conduct business nationwide. "
target: Olde City Lending Solutions
Olde City is a leading appraisal management company, based in the Philadelphia suburb of Warminster, PA. The company has built a strong reputation and leading market position within the tri-state region, serving the region’s best banks and credit unions.
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closed 11/5/2019 via BNC Analysis

Opteon, acquired Apex Appraisal Service

synopsis: Apex Appraisal Service (Apex) is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with Opteon, Australia and New Zealand’s largest independent property advisory firm, to be the exclusive provider of their proprietary property valuation software in the U.S. market.
buyer: Opteon
Opteon is an international provider of valuation, advisory, and property services through innovative software solutions. Founded in 2005, Opteon is recognized as the largest independent valuation professional services firm in Australia and New Zealand. "
target: Apex Appraisal Service
Apex Appraisal Service is a leading real estate appraisal management company providing valuation and consulting services in all 50 U.S. states. The company is owned and operated by appraisers and industry experts with a proven track record of ensuring regulatory compliance at the highest level.
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closed 4/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Class Valuation, acquired Janus AMC, LLC

synopsis: Class Valuation, a top nationwide real estate collateral valuation and appraisal management company to the residential mortgage industry, announced that they have acquired Texas-based appraisal management company (AMC), Janus Valuation & Compliance (Janus). Janus is a full service appraisal management firm, built to answer the needs of lenders.
buyer parent: Narrow Gauge Capital
buyer: Class Valuation
Class Valuation, formerly Class Appraisal, is a top 10 nationwide Appraisal Management Company, delivering outstanding quality and service to each and every client. The company is committed to combining the best people, products, processes, and technology available to help lenders be successful. "
target: Janus AMC, LLC
Janus is a full service appraisal management firm, built to answer the needs of lenders. Founded in 2008, Janus has been at the forefront of customized appraisal management company (AMC) service models with a focus on retail, credit union, and correspondent lenders in Texas and surrounding markets.
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closed 12/18/2018 via BusinessWire

Class Valuation, acquired Landmark Network

synopsis: Class Valuation, one of the largest nationwide providers of real estate asset valuation and appraisal management solutions to the residential mortgage industry, announced that the company has acquired Van Nuys, California-based Landmark Network, a leader in real estate valuation with a specialization in the reverse mortgage lending industry.
buyer parent: Narrow Gauge Capital
buyer: Class Valuation
Class Valuation, formerly Class Appraisal, is a top 10 nationwide Appraisal Management Company, delivering outstanding quality and service to each and every client. The company is committed to combining the best people, products, processes, and technology available to help lenders be successful. "
target: Landmark Network
Van Nuys, CA-based Landmark Network is a leader in real estate valuation with a specialization in the reverse mortgage lending industry. Landmark Network also offers Landscape™, an appraisal management cloudware built from the ground up by an appraisal management company.
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closed 11/21/2018 via BusinessWire

Radian Group Inc., acquired Independent Settlement Services LLC

synopsis: Radian Group Inc. has acquired Independent Settlement Services, a national appraisal and title management services company. Independent Settlement Services provides solutions in all 50 states, and offers proprietary disruptive technology through Vendor Information Bridge (VIBe™), a settlement services technology system.
buyer: Radian Group Inc. (RDN:$1,259.45)
Headquartered in Philadelphia, Radian connects lenders, homebuyers, investors and loan servicers using a suite of private mortgage insurance and related risk management products and services. "
target: Independent Settlement Services LLC
Independent Settlement Services provides real estate information and valuation solutions in all 50 states, and offers proprietary disruptive technology through Vendor Information Bridge (VIBe™), a web-based, fully-integrated, real-time vendor management and settlement services technology system.
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announced 11/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

Apex Appraisal Service, will acquire Value Trend Solutions

synopsis: Apex Appraisal Service (Apex) and Value Trend Solutions (VTS) have announced a strategic partnership and planned merger of business operations to offer a unified appraisal management solution. VTS is a nationwide real estate appraisal management company owned and operated by appraisers.
buyer: Apex Appraisal Service
Apex Appraisal Service is a leading real estate Appraisal Management Company located in Northern California and providing services across the US. Apex is dedicated to providing prompt and accurate valuation and consulting services. "
target: Value Trend Solutions
Value Trend Solutions (VTS) is a nationwide real estate appraisal management company owned and operated by appraisers. VTS was founded in 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona where it continues to operate today.
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closed 3/14/2018 via GlobeNewswire

DartAppraisal, acquired Valuation Management Group LLC

synopsis: Dart Appraisal, a nationwide appraisal management company (AMC), announced that it has acquired Valuation Management Group, a national AMC based near Atlanta. Valuation Management Group was established with a vision of providing a partnership to financial institutions to offer an independent appraisal process, with excellent turn times and quality.
buyer: DartAppraisal
Dart Appraisal is a leading nationwide independent Appraisal Management Company (AMC) established in 1993. The company was founded on the principle that an AMC could create transparency between the lender and appraiser, cultivating a process that brings out the best in both parties. "
target: Valuation Management Group LLC
Valuation Management Group was established in 2006 with a vision of providing a partnership to financial institutions to offer an independent appraisal process, with excellent turn times and quality.
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closed 5/17/2017 via Company Press Release

Require Holdings, LLC, acquired Service 1st Valuation & Settlement Services, Inc

synopsis: L2 Capital announced that its portfolio company, Require Holdings, LLC has acquired Service 1st Valuation and Settlement Services, Inc. Service 1st is a leading provider of valuation risk management services, including desk reviews, valuation risk analysis, field reviews and market data.
buyer parent: L2 Capital Partners
buyer: Require Holdings, LLC
Require Holdings provides technology enabled real estate transaction services and solutions to the title and lending industries. Serving more than 1400 customers, and facilitating hundreds of thousands of transactions annually, the Require is client-focused and quality-driven. "
target: Service 1st Valuation & Settlement Services, Inc
Service 1st Valuation & Settlement Services, Inc is a service company that provides appraisal management, alternative valuations, and title related services to an extensive and diverse client base. They have industry experience dating back to the inception of appraisal and title vendor management.
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closed 3/8/2016 via PR Newswire

Mortgage Contracting Services, acquired EPIC Real Estate Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Mortgage Contracting Services, LLC, (MCS) has acquired EPIC Real Estate Solutions. Epic Real Estate Solutions offers a variety of services including: AVM (automated valuation model), BPO (broker’s price opinion), Appraisal, Title Searches, ALTA Title Insurance, Closing Services and REO (real estate owned) Asset Management Services.
buyer: Mortgage Contracting Services
Mortgage Contracting Services (MCS) performs property inspections, property preservation, REO (real estate owned) property maintenance, valuations and other related services in all 50 states. MCS is trusted by some of the largest and most respected banks and mortgage servicers in the industry. "
target: EPIC Real Estate Solutions, Inc.
Epic Real Estate Solutions is a national vendor management company. They offer a variety of services including: AVM (automated valuation model), BPO ( broker's price opinion), Appraisal, Title Searches, ALTA Title Insurance, Closing Services and REO (real estate owned) Asset Management Services.
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closed 10/8/2015 via PR Newswire

Clayton Holdings LLC, acquired ValuAmerica

synopsis: Clayton Holdings LLC, a leading provider of loan due diligence, surveillance, REO management, valuations and consulting services to the mortgage and real estate industries, announced that it has acquired ValuAmerica, Inc. The company is a Pittsburgh-based, national title agency, appraisal management company and technology provider.
buyer parent: Radian Group Inc.
buyer: Clayton Holdings LLC
Clayton Holdings LLC provides risk-based analytics, residential loan due diligence, consulting, surveillance and staffing solutions. "
target: ValuAmerica
ValuAmerica, headquartered in Pittsburgh, is a provider of real estate information and technology services to the residential mortgage and real estate industry.
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closed 5/4/2015 via Company Press Release

Solidifi, acquired Southwest Financial Services, Ltd.

synopsis: Solidifi, a leading independent provider of residential real estate appraisals and the service provider of choice for more than half of the top 100 lenders in the United States, is proud to announce the acquisition of Cincinnati-based Southwest Financial Services Ltd., a national, independent provider of outsourced services to home equity lenders.
buyer parent: Real Matters
buyer: Solidifi
Solidifi is a leading independent provider of residential real estate appraisals. The company has built a strong reputation and partnership with more than 25,000 appraisers. The company is the appraisal service provider of choice for more than half of the top 100 lenders in the U.S. "
target: Southwest Financial Services, Ltd.
Southwest Financial Services, Ltd. has been a trusted partner to many of the nation's largest lending institutions for more than 30 years. Their proven solutions and state-of-the-art technology combine to offer clients seamless and efficient title, flood determination and valuation services.
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closed 8/1/2018 via BusinessWire

Xome, acquired Assurant Mortgage Solutions Group

synopsis: Xome, a real estate solutions provider, has acquired Assurant Mortgage Solutions from Assurant, Inc., a provider of risk management solutions. Assurant Mortgage Solutions helps clients manage risk across the mortgage lifecycle. They provide full-service valuation solutions, field services, and LenderX, an appraisal management software solution.
buyer parent: WMIH Corp.
buyer: Xome
Xome is the only platform that digitally connects every major touch-point in the real estate process. Xome makes the process of buying and selling a home more transparent for consumers with status dashboards, dynamic ratings of agents and real estate professionals, and real-time property data. "
target parent: Assurant
target: Assurant Mortgage Solutions Group
Assurant Mortgage Solutions helps clients proactively manage risk across the mortgage lifecycle. They provide full-service valuation solutions, field services, and LenderX, an appraisal management software solution that allows users to manage appraisals, communication, invoicing, and tracking.
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closed 10/20/2021 via BusinessWire

StoicLane, acquired Lender's Valuation Services

synopsis: StoicLane, a long-term growth platform making investments in the Finance, Insurance & Real Estate (“FIRE”) verticals, has closed on a majority stake in appraisal management company Lender’s Valuation Services (“LVS”). LVS delivers appraisal management services to lenders, banks, mortgage brokers, credit unions, and financial institutions.
buyer: StoicLane
StoicLane is a Chicago-based long-term growth platform making controlling and strategic minority investments in the Finance, Insurance & Real Estate (“FIRE”) verticals. The firm works closely with its portfolio companies by harnessing the power of data and technology. "
target: Lender's Valuation Services
Lender’s Valuation Services (LVS) is a national appraisal management company delivering industry leading appraisal management services to lenders, banks, mortgage brokers, credit unions, and financial institutions. Founded in 2014, LVS is headquartered in California.
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