Advantage Title services MO and KS.

Advantage Title is a 100% locally owned and operated Title Insurance and Escrow Company offering a complete line of Residential and Commercial Title Insurance Services.  We have the ability and resources to conduct full title, escrow and closing transactions for all of Northwest Missouri.  Regardless of the size of your transaction, our employees will treat you with honesty and the respect you deserve.  We pride ourselves on being customer friendly, yet professional and efficient.

Our History:

Advantage Title opened as the newest Title Insurance Company in St. Joseph, Missouri in August of 2003.  The growing company more recently opened up another office in Blue Springs, Missouri. We underwrite for Alliant National Title Insurance Company and for Westcor Land Title Insurance Company.  Since opening our doors, we have consistently grown as a reliable and trusted company thanks to our many customers and dedicated employees.  Our #1 Goal has always been to provide good, clean title in a timely manner with a smile on our face.

Leisa Mosser


Leisa has been in the Abstract and Title Insurance profession for almost 40 years. Her knowledge and experience in researching and examining titles is expansive. Through the years she has been involved in all aspects of the business: courthouse researching, commitments, policies, examining titles, closings, training, bookkeeping and management. She is wholly committed to the industry and likes to personally meet every customer and be involved in all transactions.

Kelly Kieser

Closing and Escrow Agent

Kelly joined Advantage Title in 2011 and has a total of 17 years of experience in title insurance and closings. Kelly is very thorough and efficient at handling closings. She will expertly guide you through every step of a closing while keeping a professional and friendly demeanor. Her understanding of CD’s, HUD-1 Settlement Statements, closing documents and 1031 Exchange Programs ensure that your customer leaves the closing table with no unanswered questions. She has proven herself as a well-respected Closing Agent.

Kim Furgeson

Title Producer

Kim joined us in 2009 and with 23 years of experience under her belt, has invaluable experience in researching and examining titles. She started out as a Title Researcher at the Court House and is now in charge of examining titles and issuing Commitments and Policies. Kim not only examines titles, she strives hard to find solutions for imperfections in titles. If there is a problem, she will figure out the solution.

Shawn Lorenz

Title Researcher

Shawn has been with Advantage Title for 13 years, having joined us in 2003 as our 1st employee. Being born into a legendary “Abstract” family, he is keeping tradition alive with his career choice. He is well adept at researching the public records, chaining titles and reading legal descriptions in all Counties. His knowledge has grown tremendously over the years, and his dedication to what he does is shown in his work.

Jennifer Shaffer

Title Producer

Jennifer recently joined our team as a Title Producer and has been in the Title Insurance business for almost 5 years. She is very experienced at searching public records and examining titles, having spent several years traveling to Courthouses throughout NW Missouri searching properties. Jennifer is a dedicated hard worker who is also well trained in producing Title Commitments and Policies. Her sweet nature and professionalism is definitely an asset to our Company.


” Kelly is always willing to go the extra mile in any transaction that comes her way. Each one will have its own unique demands and she is ready to satisfy any requirements to get the transaction completed. She is always ready with a solution to any problem that arises and never lays blame, she just figures it out! I like that the most about her! She and Advantage Title always takes care of me and my clients needs! Thanks also for making it fun! “

Mary Masters

” I have closed several real estate transactions at Advantage Title and have been pleased with the attention to detail and customer service each and every time. I highly recommend them.

Sean Ball

“I have been working with Advantage Title since they opened their doors. As a busy realtor, I need to be able to count on the title company to do their job so that I can close on time. I’ve never had a bad experience at Advantage and Kelly Kieser is one of the best closers in the title business.”

Kay Smith, Re/Max