Fidelity Acquires New Mexico-based Title Company

January 9, 2024

Fidelity National Financial Inc. recently acquired San Juan County Abstract & Title Co. in Farmington, N.M.

San Juan Title, established in 1946, provides title examination, title plant abstract and settlement services for a variety of residential, commercial, farm/ranch and energy projects in San Juan County.

“San Juan Title has a long-standing reputation for integrity, experience, quality service, and community involvement,” said Pete Filler, executive vice president for Fidelity. “Bringing them into the FNF family of title companies is a perfect illustration of our multi-brand strategy at work: acquiring companies with superior reputations in local markets to expand our leadership position in the industry. Josh Payne and his talented managers and team members have created a storied New Mexico organization with unrivaled regional strength, comprehensive title services, and technology capabilities, making San Juan Title a perfect fit for FNF and further expanding our footprint and market leadership in the state of New Mexico. 

Payne added, “Everyone at San Juan Title is excited to be welcomed into the FNF family of companies. FNF’s history of acquiring companies in strategically important markets demonstrates their desire to remain the market leader by expanding their footprint with strong local brands. They understand the importance of combining superior client service with technology capabilities, making this the right move for the future of our company and employees.”

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