Investment Title Expands Operations, Acquires Suburban Title & Abstract, Inc.

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ, August 19th, 2019— Investment Title LLC, a full-service title insurance and settlement services agency, announced today it acquired fellow New Jersey-based Suburban Title & Abstract, Inc. The Suburban Title & Abstract team, which will remain based in Rochelle Park, is highly skilled and will be a welcome addition to the Investment Title agency. 

“Providing clients with superior service is our first priority, and we will ensure that all of Suburban Title’s clients continue to be served with work of the highest quality, efficiency, and accuracy. Acquiring Suburban Title will expand our team of title professionals, bringing with them even more years of experience and knowledge of the industry,” said Brian Teel, President and CEO of Investment Title.     

Richard Renna, the President of Suburban Title, said, “It is exciting to be joining a team of experienced people in the title industry who are technology-forward. I think they will provide the best service to our clients as the industry changes.” Mr. Renna will now hold the title of Vice President of Sales. 

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About Investment Title 

Investment Title focuses on identifying efficiencies and improving processes throughout the title transition lifecycle. With significant organic and acquisition-related growth, the company has pursued a strategy of merging with small to mid-sized title agencies to combine resources and remain competitive and current in today’s demanding market.

Investment Title prides itself on the depth and quality of their customer relationships and strives to provide the highest quality work and customer experience. With offices currently in New Jersey and Florida, the company is actively looking to expand its operations in additional states. Investment Title is an authorized sales agent for Chicago Title Insurance, First American Insurance, and Old Republic Insurance.  For more information, please visit investmenttitle.com.  

About Suburban Title & Abstract, Inc.

Suburban Title & Abstract, Inc is an experienced and highly knowledgeable title search firm in the area of title insurance, abstracts, and the disposition of title issues covering the state of New Jersey. They have been in business for over 40 years in the title industry securing clear title for the private, commercial, municipal, county and state sectors. Suburban Title specializes in out of the ordinary and difficult searches and is an issuing agent for Chicago Title. 

GPST Holding, LLC Acquires Investment Title, LLC

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ, August 5th, 2019—GPST Holding, LLC, a partnership comprised of long-term leadership of Investment Title, Title Consulting Services, and Spring Valley Title, announced today it acquired Investment Title LLC from parent company Kai Group Holdings, Inc. Financial details and terms were not disclosed.

Based in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey, Investment Title has three office locations in New Jersey and one in Florida. Their highly trained and experienced group of title agents provide production and settlement services as well as back-end services to other title agencies. Investment Title has made several recent acquisitions, including Title Consulting Services, Spring Valley Title, and Central Jersey Title.

“We are pleased the management team that has aided our remarkable growth is taking 100% ownership of the company,” stated Kai Group Holdings, Inc. CEO Bill Bartzak. “The trusted group that comprises GPST Holding are efficient, client-focused individuals that will continue to service Investment Title clients with a high standard of excellence.”

“The team at GPST is excited to acquire Investment Title LLC,” said former COO of Investment Title Brian Teel (now an owner in GPST). “We are retaining the core of the Investment Title team and look forward to continuing to serve our clients’ needs.”

With the acquisition, Teel will remain the primary operator as President and CEO. Along with Brian Teel, the owners of GPST include Maria Gargano, Jana Segarra, and William Pulzello. Their vision for the future of Investment Title includes continued growth of the company and the adoption of new technologies to further increase efficiency and ensure tighter security.

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About Investment Title, LLC

Investment Title focuses on identifying efficiencies and improving processes throughout the title transition lifecycle. The company is an authorized agent for Chicago Title Insurance Company and First American Title Insurance Company. In addition to advancing the business through day-to-day organic growth, Investment Title has pursued a strategy of strengthening its presence by selectively merging with small- to mid-sized title agencies combining resources to create economies and efficiencies of scale. With offices in New Jersey and Florida, the company is actively looking to expand its operations in New Jersey and additional states. For more information, please visit investmenttitle.com.

About Kai Group Holdings

Kai Group Holdings is a private company focused on software and technology services within the title industry. CEO Bill Bartzak and his executive team have a long and successful track record of transforming high growth technology/software companies. Kai Group Holdings is the parent company of AccuTitle, LLC a smart and straightforward title insurance management software. AccuTitle is based out of New Jersey and powers the day to day business of title insurance throughout many states.

Investment Title COO, Brian Teel, Inducted onto Agency Section Board as a Trustee

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ, June 21, 2018--The New Jersey Land Title Association held its 96th annual convention on June 10 – 12, 2018 at The Hotel Hershey in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The land title convention is an opportunity for New Jersey agents, underwriters, and other land title professionals to convene for discussions about trends and changes in the industry. Topics this year included online notary and electronic recordings. These discussions lead to the development of new regulations and guidance in the State of New Jersey. 

The capstone event of the convention is the gala, during which awards are presented to Certified Title Professionals (CTP), the president’s award and new Trustees are announced. Brian Teel, the Chief Operating Officer of Investment Title, was honored to be inducted onto the Agency Section Board as a Trustee. Brian's position as a Trustee will provide Investment Title the opportunity to stay ahead of the changing marketplace and to help guide legislation that improve the industry as it faces future challenges and shifting trends. 

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About Investment Title

Investment Title Holdings focuses on identifying efficiencies and improving processes throughout the title transition lifecycle. Boasting significant organic and acquisition-related growth, the company has pursued a strategy of rolling up small to mid-sized title agencies, combining resources to create economies and efficiencies of scale. With offices currently in New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, and Florida, the company is actively looking to expand its operations in additional states. Investment Title is an authorized sales agent for Chicago Title Insurance, First American Insurance and Stewart Title Insurance. For more information, please visit www.investmenttitle.com.

Investment Title Expands Business to Florida and South Carolina

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ—Investment Title Holdings is pleased to announce its expansion into South Carolina and Florida. The company now provides services in all of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, South Carolina and will continue to expand. Investment Title offers services such as title insurance, settlement services, policy services and other consulting services for title companies. 

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About Investment Title

Investment Title Holdings focuses on identifying efficiencies and improving processes throughout the title transition lifecycle. Boasting significant organic and acquisition-related growth, the company has pursued a strategy of rolling up small to mid-sized title agencies, combining resources to create economies and efficiencies of scale. With offices currently in New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, and Florida, the company is actively looking to expand its operations in additional states. Investment Title is an authorized sales agent for Chicago Title Insurance, First American Insurance and Stewart Title Insurance. For more information, please visit www.investmenttitle.com.