Lane Guide | History
Lane Guide, founded as "Lane Information Consolidated,"
the brain child of
Mr. John M. Lane. Working as a credit manager for a major finance
company, Mr. Lane saw the need for one central and consolidated
information source for lenders, creditors and banks.
In July of 1957, Mr. Lane put the idea
into reality with the first edition of the Lane Creditors Guide.
Covering the greater Los Angeles area, the Guide grew to cover all
of Southern California by the early 1960’s and Nationwide by the
Today, The Lane Guide serves thousands
of industry professionals nationwide. Our Nationwide Desktop (CD-ROM) and
Online Internet versions, allow for instant
access to over 100,000 financial institution offices and
step-by-step lender succession histories for over 50,000 more which
have closed or consolidated over the years. We maintain a
staff of editorial and research professionals who constantly
maintain and enhance our information. Our data files continue to
grow on an ongoing basis.
Our state-of-the-art editorial system
allows us to track changes throughout the year, keeping Lane Guide
information current. So many professionals have come to rely on the
accurate and consolidated information found only in the Lane Guide.
Lane Guide |
Trusted Information Provider
Lane Guide is the source used by major institutions in their own Assignment and Lein Release departments. Major title companies rely
on us for payoff, verification, title clearing and fraud prevention processes. We have one of the most extensive and longest-maintained databases of
lenders available. When the industry needs accurate and reliable information they click on us.
Here is a list of the top 25 corporate service users*:
1. Wells Fargo & Company
2. JPMorgan Chase
3. Bank of America
4. Nationwide Title Clearing
5. Lender Services Inc. (LSI)
6. Fidelity National Financial Inc.
8. National Default Exchange Holdings LP
9. Service Link Inc.
10. First American Title
11. Household International
12. Connecticut Attorneys Title (CATIC)
13. GMAC Mortgage LLC
14. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance
15. Equity National Title Insurance Company
16. Stewart Title
17. Social Security Administration
18. Centex Home Equity
19. Boston National Title
20. Progressive Casualty Insurance Companies
21. First Bank System Inc.
22. Department of Veterans Affairs
25. Fidelity National Default Solutions
(source Google Analytics, period 6/2012 - 7/2012, based on visits by unique corporate-level ISP.
This is not an endorsement or recommendation just a fact that they
consistently use the Lane Guide website. )
Lane Guide |
Lane Guide is dedicated to providing the industry with the most
comprehensive and up-to-date information possible. For over 50 years,
our dedication to excellence has made us a premier information service
provider. All efforts made are to assure satisfied subscribers.
You have our assurance of the most complete and up to date