Safeguard Properties Teams with Brandon Kirkham
Safeguard Properties Teams with Brandon Kirkham to Launch Compliance Connections
Plano, TX ? January 20, 2011 ? Safeguard Properties and default servicing industry veteran Brandon Kirkham today announced the launch of Compliance Connections.? The newly formed company, a partnership with Safeguard Properties, helps relevant parties comply with civil code requirements by connecting them through a case management platform that provides end to end solvency for code violations.
Kirkham will hold the position of president with Compliance Connections.
Compliance Connections offers a single web-based portal where servicers can connect directly with municipalities across the country to address code enforcement issues quickly and efficiently. Code violation notices are electronically delivered to the servicer, which substantially reduces notification delays associated with certified mail and property posting, saving time and money and preserving the value of real estate assets and the communities in which they are located.
The Compliance Connections platform provides loan servicers, code enforcement officers and others involved in the code violation process a secure workflow management system to track violations. The central, Web-based location offers code enforcement officers the ability to communicate, upload documents, manage tasks and review the status of a code violation.
“The response we have received so far from code enforcement officers and servicers has been fantastic.? Compliance Connections vastly improves the ability of servicers and municipalities to handle growing volumes of properties.? It offers an easier, more efficient way to delivering code violations and manage the communication and workflow to abate them more quickly,? said Kirkham.
The servicing platform utilizes .Net technology and leverages the power of multiple databases to quickly match the servicer with the code violation. The system automatically notifies the specific servicer contact having the authority and ability to resolve the code violation.? Servicers no longer have to wait for mailed violations to be routed through their organizations.
?In my 18 years of default servicing and REO management, code compliance has always been the greatest challenge,? said Kirkham.? ?Safeguard Properties is the ideal partner for this venture because of its industry leadership and collaboration to uphold property values and protect and preserve neighborhoods.?
Alan Jaffa, Safeguard CEO added, ?Safeguard?s founder and chairman Robert Klein has been an industry leader to find solutions to the challenges of code enforcement and compliance.? Safeguard is excited to enter into the Compliance Connections partnership with Brandon.? His extensive default management and REO servicing experience, coupled with his ability to deploy technology-assisted solutions will assure that Compliance Connections makes a positive difference in communities across the country.?
About Compliance Connections
Compliance Connections, headquartered in Plano, Texas, provides technology assisted solutions and fulfillment services in the areas of code violation and compliance. Web site:? www.complianceconnections.com.
Safeguard Properties, headquartered in Valley View, Ohio, is the largest privately held mortgage field services company in the U.S.? Founded in 1990, the company inspects and maintains defaulted and foreclosed properties for banks, mortgage service companies, investors and other financial institutions.? The company employs approximately 825 people, plus a network of more than 10,000 contractors throughout the country. Web site: www.safeguardproperties.com.
Brandon Kirkham, president, Compliance Connections, 972-212-7223, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diane Roman Fusco, director of public relations, Safeguard Properties, 800-852-8306, ext. 1213, email@example.com.