Landmark Title Agency, South

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   Landmark Title Agency, South has one of the most experienced Title and Closing staffs in the Dayton area. The company was recognized in 2003 and 2004 by the Dayton Business Journal as the #1 Title Company in the Dayton area. The company also received recognition in 2004 for excellence as the "Top Local Real Estate Web Site".

    Landmark Title Agency, South closes real estate transactions for most all the banks, mortgage bankers and brokers, and Realtors in the Dayton area. Located conveniently off Interstate 675, they are easily accessible to areas north and south of Dayton, as well as those customers residing in Greene and Warren counties. 

    Landmark Title South is a member of the Dayton Area Board of Realtors, the Dayton Mortgage Bankers Association , the Women's Council of Realtors, South Metro Chamber of Commerce, and the Ohio and Miami Valley Land Title Association.

Chris Cartwright, Chief Executive Officer, Landmark Title South
Chris Cartwright,
Chief Executive Officer
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    Landmark Title South's Chief Executive Officer is Chris Cartwright. Ms. Cartwright received her bachelor of science degree graduating with Magna Cum Laude honors in 1979 after attending both Bowling Green State University and Wright State University. She began her career in the Real Estate industry in 1984, and obtained her license as a Broker in 1987. Entering the Title Profession in 1990, she has specialized in Marketing and Public Relations, personalizing Client Services, and the handling of all types of Real Estate Closing transactions. Ms. Cartwright additionally holds a Title Insurance license for the State of Ohio. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Dayton Mortgage Bankers Association  since 1990, and has been the Association's Treasurer for many years. She has been extremely active on various committees as a member of the Dayton Board of Realtors; most notably chairing their largest fund raiser, the Partners in Education Golf Outing, for ten years. Ms. Cartwright was recipient of the 1991 Affiliate of the Year Award presented by the Dayton Area Board of Realtors, and has received Member of the Year, and the Hall of Fame Award given by the Dayton Mortgage Bankers Association. Additionally, she was recognized in 2005 as a "Real Estate Superstar" in the supporter category by the Dayton Business Journal.

Karen Brown, Chief Operating Officer, Landmark Title South
Karen Brown,
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   Landmark Title South's Chief Operating Officer is Ms. Karen Brown. Ms. Brown began her career in the title industry in 1981, and has worked in both the processing and closing areas. Her responsibilities include the supervision of the entire processing staff; both "pre" and "post" closing departments. Karen is invaluable in assisting our Realtors and Lenders with any title problems that may arise, and acts in the capacity as a liaison between attorneys involved in our transactions and facilitating any of our more difficult closings. She additionally manages and controls the day-to-day operations of our computer system and its components and software.

    Karen has been extremely active with Women's Council of Realtors, the Dayton Area Board of Realtors, and various community and civic organizations.

Regina McDonald

Malinda Schroeder

    One of the many reasons Landmark Title Agency South is recognized as the premiere Title Agency in Dayton is their top-notch Abstractors. Regina McDonald, for example, has seventeen years of experience  in record searches of many surrounding counties, and is considered a leader in this field of residential and commercial title abstracts.

Additionally, Malinda Schroeder acts as Administrative Assistant to the Title Department, and monitors all incoming orders, committments, prelims and survey matters.

Kathy Sabia

    Landmark Title South is also proud of our Commercial and Construction expert, Ms. Kathy Sabia. Kathy has in excess of fifteen years in the title business, and has worked alongside our attorneys in the past. Her experiential background with some of they most reputable Builder/Developers in the Dayton area has always been an attribute, and her processing and expertise in the field of Commercial Real Estate transactions allows her to assist our clientele from beginning to end with their purchases.

Angela Honaker

Rosemary Olinger

Angie Sabia

     Additionally, Landmark Title Agency South boasts an outstanding pre-closing processing and support staff.; specifically, Rosemary Olinger, Angela Honaker, and Angie Sabia. These three individuals have worked as a team for many years, and have experienced every type of transaction in Real Estate associated with title and closing. They are specialists in the field of communicating with our Lenders and Realtors, and enjoy one of the best reputations in the area for service, details, and accuracy. 

  At the front door of our lobby area, you'll be greeted by Yvonne Dynnes, whose extensive banking background allows her to coordinate payoff details and attend to special requests made by our Realtor and Lender clients. Chloe Gardner leads the post-closing department for Landmark Title Agency South. Her experience with shipping and disbursing, recording and title policies attribute to a flawless finished product being sent to our lenders.

Jerry BenVenuto


   A wonderful addition to Landmark Title South's expert closing staff has been Jerry BenVenuto. He comes into the business with a wealth of experience as a former title insurance representative at the state agency level and escrow officer specializing in marketing, training and public relations.

   Nancy McElroy is an integral part of our team at Landmark Title South, as she oversees our escrow accounting and all financial matters pertinent to our closing transactions,. She brings years of banking, comptrolling, and accounting experience to our firm.

John Ruffolo

   Corporate counsel and attorney for Landmark Title South is John Ruffolo, partner in association with Ruffolo, Stone, Dressel & Lipowicz, attorneys at law. Mr Ruffolo graduated from the University of Dayton in 1982 with a Juris Doctor degree, and was admitted to the Ohio Bar in the same year. Mr. Ruffolo currently serves on the Ethics Committee of the Dayton Bar Association, and previously held the position of Chairman between 1997-1999. Mr. Ruffolo, in addition, practices Real Estate law, Corporate/Business, General Civil Litigation, and Probate.


    It is our mission at Landmark Title Agency South to continue the standard of excellence and good business practices we, as title professionals, have always exemplified in the past. Outstanding customer service and facilitating the creation of an excellent product is our goal and commitment to our Realtors, Lenders, Builders and Investors. We look forward to achieving these goals through an exceptional business relationship with our clients. Thank you for allowing us the opportunity to serve your Real Estate Closing and Title Insurance needs.

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Landmark Title Agency, South
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Dayton, OH 45459

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