Tel: 215.887.7000
400 Greenwood Ave, Wyncote, PA 19095

Our title agency is run by a trusted team of legal professionals, title agents, accountants, bankers, educators and financial consultants providing the highest degree of professional service.

We offer great flexibility in scheduling and location. We are always ahead of the crowd in our use of technology. We keep our referral sources informed of our research every step of the way, putting you in control, and avoiding surprises at settlement.

Mission

Our goal is to make our referral sources look exceptionally good to their clients by providing the highest level of customer service in the industry. We are attorney-owned and you will have access to our legal staff to answer your real estate law and banking law questions.

Team

Murray Levin

Murray is the founder of Grateful Abstract, LLC. He has a Master’s Degree in Education from Arcadia University and a Juris Doctorate degree from Rutgers School of Law. Murray became an attorney in 1981 and began his career in banking and title insurance in 1984. Murray has been responsible for over 10,000 closings and is most grateful for those mortgage lenders, bankers, Realtors, attorneys, consumers and friends that continue to refer business.

Murray’s goal at every settlement is to hear these three words:
“That was painless.”

Michael Chernoff

Mike is a former banker with over 35 years experience in business lending, and residential mortgage financing. He has been working with Murray Levin and the others at Grateful Abstract for close to 10 years, in various roles. Mike is a graduate of Philadelphia University, with a degree in Business Administration. At Drexel University, he obtained a Master’s Degree in International Economics, with a “minor” in Finance. In addition, he graduated from Stonier School of Banking, formerly held at Rutgers, while with Fidelity Bank in Philadelphia.

Cindy Cieri

Cindy attended San Antonio College and has been with Levin and Associates and Grateful Abstract for 13 years. She is the first person you may talk to when you call and is expert at scheduling appointments at your convenience. Cindy loves her job and her goal is to make your experience painless. If you have a need regarding scheduling, she will find a way to take care of it promptly and with a smile. Cindy is our in-house expert in recording deeds. She also loves that she can call Murray “cuz.”



Rhonda Ewing

Rhonda has been with Grateful Abstract for 8 years. Before joining our team, she had experience in corporate financial research at Dunn and Bradstreet. Rhonda attended Paul Smiths College in New York. Rhonda runs our Recording Department and is the chief archivist for Grateful Abstract. She is responsible for recording documents such as deeds and mortgages. She is a document recording expert in PA and NJ, prepares title policies and has handled thousands of files. Rhonda is a very high energy individual who is always willing to go the extra mile.

Sandy Finkelstein

Sandy is an archivist and processes policies for Grateful Abstract for the past year. She is a student at Arcadia University and expects to enter the business world full-time in May 2014. Sandy issues policies for New Jersey and Pennsylvania with attention to detail. The company is proud to have her strengths onboard as a writer and editor. Although Sandy generally stays behind the scenes, she is an important part of the company’s documentation process.

Glenn Kasper

Glenn has been a closer for Grateful Abstract for 11 years. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Planning from University of Delaware. He is a Notary Public in Pennsylvania and a Commissioner of Deeds in New Jersey. Glenn has previous experience as a realtor and has Real Estate Certification. He has closed thousands of files and he is equally comfortable with residential and commercial transactions. Glenn will always go the extra mile to make sure clients are totally satisfied with the settlement.



Michele Levin

Michele is a business consultant with expertise in organization, job and task analysis through her professional training and experience as an occupational therapist. Michele has a Bachelor of Science Degree from University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Arts Degree from Arcadia University. Following a dynamic career working with students with disabilities in the Philadelphia School District, Michele is happy to be free to consult with two family owned businesses: Tutor Delphia and Grateful Abstract, LLC

Shirley Levin

Shirley has been with Grateful Abstract since its inception. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Temple University and a Master’s degree in Education, also from Temple University. Shirley is the Controller for Grateful Abstract. She disburses loans and does accounting for the company. This includes paying bills, making deposits and doing bank reconciliations.

Adam Levin

Adam holds a Bachelor’s degree from Penn State University in Integrative Arts, a certificate in animation and a Master’s Degree in Education from Saint Joseph’s University. Adam has been the go-to person for computer set-ups, programming and repair for the last 12 years. He is also responsible for major financial auditing of various bank accounts. In addition to being a support to GA, he is the owner and founder of Tutor Delphia, an educational tutoring company.



Andi Sandler

Andi attended Temple University and then entered the corporate business world. She has been with Levin and Associates and Grateful Abstract for ten years and works in internal audit and banking. She is expert in disbursing loans and following up on all issues regarding post-closing payments, checks and escrows. Andi is also expert in preparing settlement statements. We take pride in her attention to detail and client follow up.

Sonia

Sonia has been a settlement officer since mid-2002 and studied Communications at Bucks County Community College in Newtown, PA. Her knowledge of title insurance practices and standards was built over the last decade and continues to grow as the industry changes. She has conducted over 1,000 successful closings and looks forward to many more here at Grateful Abstract.


Grateful Abstract Asian Division



For more than fifteen years Grateful Abstract has been tied into the Asian community. We have a unique understanding of the needs of the Chinese and Korean Communities. We offer language translation services and our Asian Hotline is 215-887-7000 x 15. The company founder, Murray Levin and his wife, Michele, are very proud that their youngest two children were born in China and have made their family an Asian-American family through adoption.

Marie Byun

Marie received her Bachelor’s degree in Korea. She has been a valuable member of the Grateful Abstract team for ten years. She is a Title Processor with Grateful Abstract and is expert in all residential and commercial title work in PA and NJ. Marie also assists with business development in the Asian community. Her co-workers recognize her as the most detail-oriented member of the title search review department.

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