""NexTitle"":http://www.nextitle.com, a full-service title and escrow firm based in Bellevue, Washington, announced plans to expand its operations with a new office in Lake Oswego, Oregon.
""An office in Lake Oswego financial corridor was the logical next step in the Oregon market to provide additional convenience to our clients along with our Portland downtown and Salem locations,"" said Ray Lewandowski, VP of sales and marketing at NexTitle.
With plans to continue expanding in the Pacific Northwest, NexTitle intends to grow the new Oswego office to more than 30 employees and make it the firm's flagship office in Oregon.[COLUMN_BREAK]
In addition, NexTitle announced it was selected from a field of finalists in the title and escrow sector to receive the 2013 Business and Humanitarian Award for Outstanding Title and Escrow Company presented by the ""Washington Association of Mortgage Professionals"":http://www.MyWAMP.org (WAMP), a nonprofit professional trade group dedicated to the advancement of independent mortgage professionals. This is the second consecutive year NexTitle has received the prestigious honor.
WAMP's Business and Humanitarian Awards recognize companies and professionals in the real estate and mortgage lending industries who excel in their craft. Candidates undergo a selection process conducted by WAMP's senior awards committee and are evaluated on their innovativeness and humanitarian leadership.
Lewandowski said the firm was ""extremely honored"" to be presented the WAMP award in the category of Outstanding Title and Escrow Company for the second year in a row.
""We are humbled by the caliber of each of the firms and professionals nominated,"" he said, ""and believe back-to-back wins validates that all the hard work we are doing to set ourselves apart and the innovation we are bringing to the industry is being recognized.""