Proper Title, LLC has recently received two special recognitions–The firm took home the “Excellence in Action” award given by Fidelity National Title Group, Inc., for its strong performance in a wide-range of areas like customer service, volume and quality of title work.
Proper Title’s transaction volume has increased 400 percent since its establishment in 2013. The firm was also recently ranked second-largest title insurance agency in Illinois, rising from the seventh-place position in 2015 with the Fidelity National Title Group.
Due to its growth, the firm expanded its Chicago office space just last month from 2,600 square feet to 7,000 square feet. In addition, it also opened a new headquarters in Palatine, Illinois.
The new downtown Chicago office features additional space dedicated to the firm’s growing commercial business, including two commercial closing rooms and a separate escrow waiting area with a private entrance.
The firm has also been appointed to the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Circle of Corporate Champions for its monetary contributions through the firm’s charitable arm, Proper Giving.
Since its establishment in July 2015, Proper Giving has donated more than $20,000 and more than 30 hours of volunteer time to Lurie’s.
For both residential and commercial transactions, Proper Title will contribute $10 to the Proper Giving program, and $3 for every refinancing transaction.
In addition to Proper Giving’s monetary donations to Lurie’s, Proper Title’s employees also volunteer time each month to visit children at the hospital.
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Circle of Corporate Champions recognizes corporations that contribute $10,000 or more in a calendar year, awarding the Silver-level designation for contributions of $20,000 or more, and the Gold level of at least $50,000.