PROVO, Utah, Jan. 24, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Simplifile, a leading provider of real estate document collaboration and recording technologies for lenders, settlement agents, and counties, today announced that 23 additional recording jurisdictions throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Southeast have adopted Simplifile’s e-recording platform.

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Included in this slate of new jurisdictions is Simplifile’s 1,700th e-recording jurisdiction. To date, the Simplifile e-recording network includes 1,715 jurisdictions, which encompasses 97 percent of the total number of U.S. jurisdictions reported by the Property Records Industry Association (PRIA) [see *Note 1].

“Having spent nearly two decades of my career championing the adoption of e-recording, hitting a milestone like signing our 1,700th e-recording jurisdiction is especially gratifying,” said Paul Clifford, president of Simplifile. “Every day, we see more jurisdictions begin to recognize the benefits of modernizing their offices through e-recording, and I look forward to the day when e-recording becomes a reality for every recording jurisdiction within in the United States.”

The latest additions to the Simplifile e-recording network are:

  • Talladega County, Ala.
  • Faulkner County, Ark.
  • City of Milford, Conn.
  • Town of Killingly, Conn.
  • Town of Marlborough, Conn.
  • Town of Wilton, Conn.
  • Town of Winchester, Conn.
  • Houston County, Ga.
  • Vernon Parish, La.
  • Montgomery County, Md.
  • Lee County, Miss.
  • Cherokee County, N.C.
  • Polk County, N.C.
  • Onondaga County, N.Y.
  • Rensselaer County, N.Y.
  • Tioga County, N.Y.
  • Schuylkill County, Pa.
  • Putnam County, Tenn.
  • Unicoi County, Tenn.
  • Craig County, Va.
  • Bedford County, Va.
  • Shenandoah County, Va.
  • Waynesboro County, Va.

[*Note 1: As of Dec. 31, 2017]

The recording offices located within in these jurisdictions now have the ability to electronically receive, stamp, record, and return documents through Simplifile’s system in a matter of minutes, thus reducing documentation and processing errors. The Simplifile system also eliminates check-writing expenses by allowing settlement agents to submit recording fees and other recording-related expenses directly through an integrated electronic payment system.

For a current list of all jurisdictions within the Simplifile e-recording network, visit https://simplifile.com/e-recording-counties.

About Simplifile:

Simplifile, the nation’s largest e-recording network, was founded in 2000 to connect settlement agents and county recorders via its e-recording service. Today Simplifile has broadened its services to include collaboration tools and post-closing visibility for mortgage lenders and settlement agents working together on real estate documents. Through Simplifile, users can securely record, share, and track documents, data, and fees with ease.

To learn more, visit https://simplifile.com/ or call 800-460-5657.

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