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Fidelity hires Franklin DeLaCruz as VP/Commercial Account Manager

November 7th, 2019 Posted by commercial, Leadership, Maricopa County Real Estate Snapshot, Marketing, Real Estate, Title Insurance 0 comments on “Fidelity hires Franklin DeLaCruz as VP/Commercial Account Manager”

 

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (NOVEMBER 6, 2019) – Fidelity National Title Agency, Inc. is pleased to announce that Franklin DeLaCruz, MRED, has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Account Manager.

DeLaCruz brings over 18 years of experience in the commercial real estate and capital development field. He holds a Master’s degree in real estate development from Arizona State University, a master’s degree in general management and finance from Stevens Institute of Technology and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and mathematics from Manhattan College.

Prior to joining Fidelity, DeLaCruz was instrumental in raising private equity and consulting principals on repositioning and reselling distressed commercial assets with favorable returns. He has been a financial analyst, project engineer and project manager for national leaders in construction and provided oversight for acquisition and syndication of distressed asset portfolios.

“Fidelity National Title Agency’s plan for the growth of our commercial sales team, to include Franklin DeLaCruz, is very exciting,” said Mary Lou Paulk, Fidelity National President and County Manager. “We believe that his industry experience and background will be an additional value to our relationships within the commercial real estate community.

Originally from New York, DeLaCruz has been in the Valley for six years and is involved in Urban Land Institute (ULI), NAIOP, Valley Partnership, CCIM and the Arizona Real Estate Council.

 

Fidelity Announces Appointment of Patti Graham

November 4th, 2019 Posted by Blog, Marketing, Real Estate, Title Insurance 0 comments on “Fidelity Announces Appointment of Patti Graham”

Fidelity announces appointment of Patti Graham to Vice President Manager of Homebuilder Development Department; expands its Builder Services team

 

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (NOVEMBER 4, 2019) – Fidelity National Title Agency, Inc. of Maricopa County, Arizona, is pleased to announce the appointment of Patti Graham to Vice President Manager of its Homebuilder Development Department.

A veteran in the industry with Fidelity National Title, Graham has 35 years of experience in the commercial title and escrow field, including expertise with local, regional and national homebuilders. Graham has gained the respect of countless real estate industry professionals because she places such a high value on the customer relationship.

Graham holds the prestigious “Hall of Fame” status at Fidelity National Title Agency and has garnered numerous company awards. She is an active member of HBACA (Home Builders Association of Central Arizona) and holds a real estate license with the Arizona Department of Real Estate (ADRE).

“Because she places such a high value on the customer relationship, Patti has gained the respect of countless local and national real estate industry professionals,” said Mary Lou Paulk, President and County Manager with Fidelity National Title Agency. “Patti’s ability to focus on communication and demonstrate integrity will serve to enhance Fidelity National Title’s already solid partnerships with homebuilders and residential developers. We are so fortunate to have Patti Graham take on her new role.”

Along with Graham’s appointment, Fidelity National Title Agency has expanded its Builder Services team. This team, with many years of experience, specializes in the processing of the ADRE subdivision filings from start to completion.

 

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The October Real Estate Snapshot is Now Available!

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The New Real Estate Snapshot is Now Available!

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4 Tips to Protect Against Wire Fraud

September 29th, 2017 Posted by Real Estate, Title Insurance 0 comments on “4 Tips to Protect Against Wire Fraud”

Buying and selling a home is an exciting time, but there can be pitfalls for unsuspecting consumers.

You should be aware that criminals use wire fraud schemes to steal money meant for home purchases or the proceeds from the sale of the property. Criminals often begin the wire fraud process by using email messages, website forms, or phone calls to steal your email login and password information.

Take two minutes to watch this short video with four tips to help you protect against wire fraud.

For more information about wire fraud and how you can protect your property rights, visit www.HomeClosing101.org.

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What are “iBuyers?”

August 28th, 2017 Posted by Real Estate 0 comments on “What are “iBuyers?””

Recently, we attended the Inman Connect 2017 Conference in San Francisco, one of the most respected real estate conferences in the United States. Inman News identifies themselves as “the leading real estate news source for real estate agents, Realtors, brokers, real estate executives and real estate technology leaders who need the latest real estate news, insights and analysis to grow their business and stay ahead of the competition.”

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