Title Midwest Acquires Nebraska-based Title Company

December 15, 2016

Title Midwest Inc. recently acquired Kearney, Neb.-based Barney Abstract, Title & Escrow Co. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

“We are pleased to add the customers, clients and the Kearney operation to our family of companies,” said John Stauffer, president of TM Holdings Inc., which is the parent company of Title Midwest. “We are particularly pleased that Kent has agreed to remain with the company during this transition. This acquisition fits well with our strategy to effectively provide outstanding customer service throughout the state of Nebraska.”

Jennifer Strand, president of Nebraska Title Company, which is a subsidiary of Title Midwest, will oversee the Kearney operations. Title Midwest has offices in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri and Texas. Barney Abstract, Title & Escrow was owned by Kent and Cindy Barney.

“Combining the legacy, expertise and experience of the Barney Abstract and Nebraska Title will help serve the Kearney area and the State of Nebraska well into the future,” Strand said.

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