This biweekly feature is sponsored by Allied Title & Escrow.
Visionary leaders are at the core of a company’s success. This week we’d love to introduce you to our visionary Co-founder and CEO of Allied Title, Latane Meade!
Latane (pronounced LAT-Nee), started the Allied Vision of being the BEST (not the biggest) in August of 2016 after noticing how so many title companies often made the entire process feel even more CONFUSING and daunting for their clients and customers… he wanted to change that!
Latane lives by the motto: ‘bring fun to life’ and is passionate about turning a once-archaic industry into something that people can better understand and enjoy.
Some fun facts about Latane:
- He is a JMU Alumni with a double major in Finance and Marketing Information Systems. Any other dukes in the house?!?
- Outside of work, he is an avid golfer and some of his friends refer to him as ’79-Watch’.
- In addition to leading the Allied Family, he also takes pride in spending time with his wife and their 3 kids!
Shoutout to Latane for everything he does for the Allied Team and for bringing our vision to life with over 60 people who are now part of the Allied Family!
Have questions related to title insurance? Email [email protected]. Want to use Allied Title & Escrow when you buy a home? Tell your agent when you buy a house to write in Allied Title & Escrow as your settlement company!
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Please join us on Saturday, June 3, from 2 to 4 pm for the Glencarlyn Home Tour in Arlington’s historic Glencarlyn neighborhood. Among the featured homes will be a sparkling new home by A&N Builders at 5604-4th St. South. The inviting front porch opens to a light-filled space featuring high ceiling, wood floors, gas fireplace, Pella windows, Shrock cabinets, Quartz countertop, and JennAir appliances. Doors from the family room open to a large covered porch with a few steps to the level, landscaped rear yard. Upstairs, there are four bedrooms, three bathrooms, laundry room, and linen storage. The big lower level has a rec room, gym space, and a fifth bedroom and bathroom plus even more storage. After leaving the home, stroll to the Ball-Sellers home, the oldest residence in Arlington, the community gardens at the library, Carlin Hall, and the 94 acre Glencarlyn Park. A lovely way to while away a late spring afternoon.
Is home ownership a goal of yours in 2023? Now is the time to make it happen! Grab a (virtual) drink with the area’s top Real Estate experts, learn all about the home buying process and on how you can get $1,500 towards your closing costs immediately!
Did you know the average Arlington renter will spend $150K in 5 years of renting? Stop paying down someone else’s mortgage! Join us for a Rent vs. Buy Happy Hour on Wednesday, June 7th at 6 p.m. via Zoom. If this time doesn’t work, we also are offering times convenient for your schedule!
A lot has happened in the local market since the beginning of the pandemic. Sip on your drink of choice and learn from Northern Virginia, Arlington and Washingtonian Magazines top producing agents! We will discuss the latest market updates, the home buying process and rent vs. buy cost savings. Please RSVP by clicking here.
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