Connect with Security First Title Company to schedule a closing and work with one of our dedicated staff to process your title.  


Whether it be title insurance, written searches, document retrieval, construction escrow, 1032 Exchange services, insured closing, witness closing, or after hour service, we have you covered. 


We have four locations in the surrounding tri-state area. We are located in Freeport, Rockford, Galena and Brodhead. We facilitate title and closing services for the entire 50 states





At Security First Title Company, our mission is to provide a professional, knowledgeable staff to insure complete customer satisfaction. Our pricing is competitive and our service is excellent. We WILL go above and beyond serving our customers needs.  We close at YOUR convenience.

Security First Title is a family owned business operated by Billy W. Shroyer, Jr. and it has been since its beginning in 1999. As president of the company, Billy has over eighteen years of experience in the title insurance industry, having personally closed over 10,000 residential and commercial transactions. Mr. Shroyer has served on the Board of Directors for the Freeport-Galena Area Association of Realtors, the Freeport Area Chamber of Commerce. He was the first recipient of the Golden Services Award from the Freeport-Galena Area Association of Realtors. 

Here at Security First, our professional and knowledgeable staff is at your disposal to insure complete customer satisfaction. Our pricing is competitive and our service is excellent. We go above and beyond to serve our customer needs. Our experienced title specialists are available at a local branch near you to assist you with all your title problems, and in facilitating your real estate transactions.

24/7 - 365 DAYS

  • 24-48 hour turn around time on searches and commitments

  • Available to close transactions as soon as the title commitment is completed

  • Offices conveniently located to support you and your customer's needs


  • An order for the title is placed

  • Staff researches/examines the property

  • Title commitment is produced

  • Closing takes place

  • Policy is sent to the owner within 30-60 days of closing


You might have a question or two and we are here to help. Either give us a call or follow the link to see if we can't answer it in our FAQ's

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FREEPORT: 205 W Stephenson St Freeport, IL 61032

(815) 235-2900 Fax: (815) 235-9955

ROCKFORD: 3963 W. Riverside Blvd. Rockford, IL 61101

(815) 226-2278 Fax: (815) 226-9029

GALENA: 11400 W US Highway 20 Ste 7 Galena, IL 61036

(815) 776-0200 Fax: (815) 776-9068

BRODHEAD: 1022 1st Center Avenue Brodhead, WI 53520 By Appointment Only (608) 897-3700

NEW EDGERTON: 5 W. Rollin Street, Suite E Edgerton, WI 53534

(815) 226-2278 Fax: (815) 226-9029