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LandAmerica Financial Group Inc. has announced its residential
services and lender services are joining forces to create a single
powerful residential services customer channel effective June 30,
2008. This move will strategically align LandAmerica even more
closely with its customers and enhance the company's service
delivery to builders, realtors and lenders nationwide. Company
officials explained that the merger represents the natural
evolution of its customer-focused organizational structure.
"LandAmerica is leveraging the combined power of its Residential
Services relationships and its local sales and service capabilities
with the operational efficiencies of Lender Services," said Melissa
Hill, who will serve as president of the new combined channel.
"This will give us the power to deliver end-to-end solutions to a
wider set of customers who participate in the residential real
estate transaction services world. Customers will ultimately enjoy
a higher level of satisfaction with every transaction from a
company already renowned inside its industry for service."
Theodore L. Chandler Jr., chairman and chief executive officer
of LandAmerica, added, "This combination further enables our
transformation to a customer-focused company powered by talented
specialists and optimized by integrated fulfillment capabilities.
This is an exciting development in pursuing our shared vision of
making LandAmerica the premier provider of real estate transaction
For more information, visit www.landam.com.