About Us


Consumer Title & Escrow Services, Inc.

Your key to a perfect closing.

At Consumer Title & Escrow, we take great pride in our services and the fact that we guide our clients through the challenges of a regulatory environment in a professional manner, backed by superior technology and reporting. Our mission as a St. Petersburg, Florida-based title company is to be a great source of expertise and guidance for buyers, sellers, and real estate agents. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has put forth a number of regulations and rules that affect real estate professionals and their clients. Our mission is to assist you in every manner concerning CFPB changes, real estate titles, and title insurance. We work hard to ensure that your real estate transaction will close on time and without any costly title issues.

Personal Service:

You will always speak to a live person. No more exhausting and often frustrating automated prompts to “press here for…”. Our staff is trained to get you the information you need within the day. And, we tailor our service to meet your requirements.


Backed by superior technology, we have streamlined processes and excellent reporting to meet timelines. With seasoned Florida title examiners on staff, we understand the complexities and urgencies in closing your assets in a timely manner.


A highly trained staff, where communication is key, treats each partner in the transaction with mutual respect; from the Seller to the Realtor, Loan Officer, Asset Manager to Buyer.

Meet Our Team

Scott Armstrong

Scott serves as the President and a stockholder of Consumer Title and Escrow Services, Inc. He is responsible for the company’s day to day operating activities, including revenue and sales growth, expense, cost and margin control, process analysis, client relations, staffing, and business development. Scott is a licensed Title Agent for the State of Florida and has worked in the real estate industry since 1989.

Douglas Bales

Douglas is a stockholder of the company, as well as a Real Estate Attorney in practice since 1988 and Board Certified since 2000. He has a wide range of experience in the real estate industry, including all aspects of mortgage foreclosure litigation, bankruptcy, replevins, note suits and real estate closings.

Christy Sero

Christy serves as the Closing and Escrow Specialist of the company with more than a decade of experience in the real estate industry, including but not limited to REO sales, Short Sales, Residential Transactions, and Commercial Transactions. She has been a loyal employee of Consumer Title since 2012.

For general questions regarding our company and the services we provide, please reach out to:

Scott Armstrong
(727) 539-0900



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