About Us

Answer Title, founded in 2004, is a full-service title, escrow, and real estate firm that delivers residential, commercial, and government title services years for the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Answer Title is a woman owned, minority-owned business headed by a management team with extensive knowledge across the real estate, insurance, and banking industries and over 40 combined years of direct real estate title research and property settlement experience.

Relationships Built on Trust

Your title transactions depend on knowledge, vigilance to details and innovation. You have questions that can’t be answered without regional expertise. You need assurance that your investment is secure, and your title partner doesn’t offer boilerplate solutions. Answer Title is a full-service title, escrow, and settlement firm based in DC, serving Maryland, Virginia and the District. With decades of diverse experience in the real estate and financial services industries, we have developed a comprehensive suite of services for both the first-time homebuyer and the seasoned real estate professional. With Answer Title, your settlement needs and closings are executed flawlessly—that’s how we measure excellence.

S. Kathryn Allen

“Residential and commercial title transactions require local knowledge and the expertise to manage and ensure a stress-free settlement. Our success is measured by the trust we’ve gained with our clients.”

  • Former Commissioner, District of Columbia Department of Banking and Financial Institutions
  • Industrial Bank of Washington Board of Directors
  • District of Columbia Land Title Association
  • Leadership Washington, Class of 2001
  • Member of District of Columbia and Massachusetts Bar Associations

Donna Fitzgerald Shuler

“Excellent client service is a must to remain in business and to be competitive. We strive to always make sure our customers are satisfied. Our reputation is built on it.”

  • Former President & CEO, Independence Federal Savings Bank
  • Member of DC Land Title Association
  • Member of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), Washington, DC
  • Licensed DC, MD, and VA Title Producer
  • Leadership Washington, Class of 2001
  • Licensed DC Realtor