Marshall & Swift/Boeckh's Latest InterChange Expansion to Include Condominium and Multi-Family Home Property Data

Oct 31, 2012, 17:42 ET from MSB

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Marshall & Swift/Boeckh ("MSB"), the leading worldwide provider of building cost data and estimating technology to the property insurance industry announces today that it has launched an expansion of its InterChangepre-fill property characteristic database to now include Condominium/Co-Op, Townhouse and Multi-Family properties.

InterChange is an address-specific database of scored and scrubbed home characteristic property profiles for over 60 million homes nationwide. It delivers value by streamlining property insurance workflows, enhancing renewal and underwriting processes and augmenting analytic studies.

With this expansion of the Interchange database, pre-fill data for a broader spectrum of properties will now be available for carriers, allowing them to expand their use of pre-fill data and enhance the management of their books of business.

"InterChange plays a key role in our commitment to positively impacting the financial performance of our clients by reducing time to quote new property business while improving data input accuracy," said Steve Brewer, MSB's Senior Vice President of Underwriting Solutions. "Expanding the depth of our coverage by including condo & multi-family property types will also help us provide more critical insight into a broader spectrum of our client's books of business."

About Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB)

Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB), a Decision Insight Information Group company, is the leading provider of building cost information, residential and commercial analytics solutions and book of business management services for the property insurance companies, financial services organizations and government entities. MSB offers the industry's most extensive and validated underwriting and claims property data. Throughout their eight decades of experience, they have compiled a strong track record of consistently developing innovative property solutions, analyzing our clients' operations and providing them with the assistance needed to dramatically improve their business results. This track record continues today as they serve as the hub for all of their client's property needs and work tirelessly to help them maximize their profitability and achieve a competitive advantage.

About Decision Insight Information Group

Decision Insight Information Group, located in the U.S., Canada and Europe, delivers a comprehensive range of information, infrastructure and decision support products and services for financial and legal professionals.  Operating at the heart of the property industry, Decision Insight Information Group manages complex information solutions and provides clarity on decision making for buying, selling, conveyancing, financing and insurance. Decision Insight companies include MSB and DataQuick in the U.S., Access Point Information Canada, SearchFlow, xit2 and Decision Insight Hub in the UK, Millar & Bryce in Scotland, Rochford Brady Group in the Republic of Ireland, and Wertweiser, a joint venture with HVB Bank, in Germany. Decision Insight has 1,100 employees in 16 offices. For more information, visit Decision Insight Information Group is a TPG Capital portfolio company.