Safeguard Properties works to protect the homes of its clients. Serving mortgage lenders, Safeguard provides mortgage field services at foreclosed properties, including property inspection and preservation, eviction, title services, hazardous claims, and code enforcement. The company offers its services through employees and a network of subcontractors. It operates throughout the US and in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Clients have included large lenders such as Bank of America and Fifth Third Bank, as well as law firms and city agencies. Safeguard Properties was founded in 1990 by former CEO Robert Klein, who headed the company until mid-2010.