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DataQuick expanding title services with acquisition

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San Diego, Calif.-based real estate information company DataQuick has signed a purchase agreement to acquire title and settlement services firm ATI Title Companies, which does business as Rels Title, and operates 40 offices in 34 states and Washington, D.C. Rels Title is a subsidiary of Rels Title Services LLC and has about 300 employees. The Rels Title name will continue to be used for an unspecified period of time after the acquisition, according to an announcement. The deal is expected to close within 30 days. Financial terms were not disclosed. Rels Title offers nationwide escrow, title examinations, commitment and closing services, and document preparation and recording, among other services. Among its services, DataQuick offers property research, data and analytics, property valuations, marketing and customer management products to title companies. DataQuick is also a licensed title agent in more than 30 states, and offers title and settlement services, including title insuran...