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Title abstract provider expands network, tightens turnaround

SmartProp customers can expect more competitive pricing

Real estate information services provider American Tax & Property Reporting Inc. (ATPR) has expanded its national abstractor network for SmartProp, a property search reporting product, which will give customers a faster turnaround time and more competitive pricing structures. The expansion adds more than 30 established field abstractors across 900 additional counties to SmartProp’s “trust network,” giving SmartProp customers aggressive turnaround times of 48 to 72 hours. “ATPR is driving a variety of initiatives to continuously improve response times and is committed to deliver a superior customer experience,” said ATPR President Alok Datta. “We are moving aggressively to become the preferred search product partner for lenders, title agents and real estate attorneys.” SmartProp customers submit order sheets via email or through their integrated production systems. A title searcher reviews the order sheet to determine if it can be completed using online websit...