Commonwealth Real Estate Information Services Launches

Provides 'Full Life Cycle Transaction Support' to Mortgage Lenders

Oct 26, 2010, 05:00 ET from Commonwealth Real Estate Information Services

ATLANTA, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A new minority-owned real estate transaction services company debuted here this week at the 97th Annual Mortgage Bankers Association Convention and Expo.  

The new firm, Pennsylvania-based Commonwealth Real Estate Information Services, LLC, provides nationwide title, settlement, closing, post-closing and valuation services. According to the company's president and CEO, Ben Hankins, Commonwealth REIS offers its services combined with a first-of-its-kind "proprietary, web-based portal that will increase the efficiency of all transactions and order requests, provide quicker turn-around times and allow clients more convenient access to data."

"Commonwealth REIS is committed to help its clients meet their customer service demands and maximize their regulatory compliance, business operations and corporate performance," said Hankins.

Hankins, whose career in the federal sector and commercial banking spans more than 20 years, said he and his investors founded the company to offer "full life cycle transaction support to mortgage lending clients dealing with the most challenging business and public policy demands in the industry's history."

Commonwealth REIS is affiliated with Washington, DC-based business investment and advisory firm, The Collingwood Group, and will work in partnership with Pittsburgh-based National Real Estate Information Services. The company is a minority-owned business as defined by the Small Business Administration.

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SOURCE Commonwealth Real Estate Information Services