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Pat Kinsel

Pat Kinsel

Founder & CEO

Welcoming Renee Alberty to the Notarize Legal Team

Remote online notarization has spurred one of the fastest adoptions of public policy in our country’s history, providing access to technology that will impact more than $1 trillion-worth of industries. For all our success, we’re now at an inflection point of delivering this service at scale to millions around the world.

That’s why I’m thrilled to announce that Renee Alberty has joined Notarize as Senior Counsel.

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Digital Mortgages and eClosings Will Save the Real Estate Industry $1 Billion Each Year

United Wholesale Mortgage CEO Mat Ishbia believes that by the end of 2019, the majority of home closings will be done online. The market is moving in the right direction, but what if we took it one step further and imagined a world where the entire home buying process is completed online.

We believe this fully digital real estate experience – from instant mortgages to online closings – will unlock more than $1 billion in savings for companies across the country.

And that’s being conservative.

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More than 1,000 Title Agents are now in the Notarize Network

We introduced Notarize for Title Agents in the spring of 2018 to enable title agents across the country to serve buyers and sellers online.

Just nine months after launching the platform, we’re proud to announce that more than 1,000 title agents are now part of the Notarize Network, ushering in a movement of fully digital closings across the country.

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Notarize Welcomes Mixpanel’s Jake Ramey as Vice President of Customer Success

We often talk about how online notarizations help people execute the most important transactions of their lives, but they also impact how entire industries operate. As we continue to work with companies of all sizes, we naturally become collaborators in our partners’ transformation to digital, efficient, customer-centric leaders.

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Notarize Welcomes Liz Graham as Chief Operating Officer

When we launched Notarize in 2015, we set out to jumpstart a stagnant notarization industry. Along the way, we’ve changed laws, partnered with some of the best in the business, and learned a ton about what it means to bring an online notary platform to millions of people around the world.

As we embark on our next stage of growth, I’m excited to welcome Liz Graham to Notarize as the company’s Chief Operating Officer.

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Trust & Will and Notarize Partner to Deliver Nation’s First End-to-End Digital Will

Life is full of unforgettable moments, few of which carry more weight than planning an estate. We all want what’s best for our loved ones, and part of that is ensuring the people in our lives are taken care of when we’re gone.

Today, we’ve helped make estate planning easier.

Trust & Will, the easiest way to create, edit, and manage your estate documents, completed the first end-to-end digital Will powered by Notarize. The nation’s first, end-to-end digital Will was completed in Las Vegas, Nevada in minutes -- a process that would have normally taken over an hour.

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Lessons learned in closing over 1,000 mortgage transactions online

In the summer of 2017, we made history. On a Friday in July, an Illinois resident bought a home in Texas using a Texas title company, a Michigan lender, and a Virginia notary. The buyer completed their closing online, saving thousands of dollars in travel, hundreds of sheets of paper, and days in shipping.

Notarize has done over 1,000 online mortgage transactions since then, and we’ve learned a few things. The most obvious lesson is that no two stories are alike.

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Notarize and Redfin Partner to Empower 100% Online Closings

Our mission at Notarize is to build technologies that support life’s most important moments. We completed the first online mortgage closing, and continue to develop and refine our focus to get people into the home of their dreams sooner.

Today, we're excited to share that Redfin customers can now close on their homes using Notarize, no matter where they are. 

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Welcoming Title Agents to the New Age of Online Closings

When we launched Notarize for Mortgage in August, we said it was only the beginning of our efforts to transform the home buying and mortgage closing experience. Today, we’re announcing the next iteration of the Notarize Mortgage Platform with a suite of new services that enable title agents to connect and collaborate with lenders, buyers and sellers around online closings.

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Indiana Passes Remote Notarization Bill

We’re thrilled to report that Indiana has just voted to empower Indiana notaries to conduct notarizations online. The Indiana State Legislature made a clear statement with today’s passage of SB-372. The vote was decisive with a tally of 95 to 0 and is now headed to Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb’s desk to be signed into law.

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