Capstone Title marks five years in Rollingwood

The Capstone Title Rollingwood team supports Partnerships for Children's Holiday Wishes Program.

The Capstone Title Rollingwood team supports Partnerships for Children's Holiday Wishes Program.

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Capstone Title LLC's Rollingwood branch, 901 S. MoPac, Bldg. 2, Ste. 150, Austin, celebrated five years in business in January. Capstone Title provides closing services for commercial real estate transactions, and the team prides itself on exceptional communication and service throughout the entire residential closing process, from receiving a contract to issuance of the title policy, the company's website said. 512-270-4755. www.capstonetitletx.com
By Sally Grace Holtgrieve
Sally Grace Holtgrieve solidified her passion for news during her time as Editor-in-Chief of Christopher Newport University's student newspaper, The Captain's Log. She started her professional career at The Virginia Gazette and moved to Texas in 2015 to cover government and politics at The Temple Daily Telegram. She started working at Community Impact Newspaper in February 2018 as the Lake Travis-Westlake reporter and moved into the role of Georgetown editor in June 2019, and in addition, editor of Leander-Cedar Park in August 2020.


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