Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017 1:26 AM
The ideal Title Examiner candidate is one who is experienced in supporting a title officer in a title company setting. The title examiner reviews, examines and verifies the numerous title documents needed for closing, ensuring the closing process goes smoothly. Responsibilities will generally include researching the specific details of a title, keeping records of information gathered about titles, reporting research findings to the title officer and other professionals as needed and determining the legal barriers that exist in the sale of a property. Responsibilities: Examine and verify titles. Search real estate records. Summarize legal or insurance documents. Compile lists of mortgages, contracts, and other instruments pertaining to titles by searching public and private records for law firms, real estate agencies, or title insurance companies. Search, analyze, and evaluate records relating to titles of homes, land, and buildings. Ensure that the title to a property in question has no restrictions that may prevent or hinder its sale or use. Examine deeds, deeds of trust, liens, judgments, easements, and plats/maps to determine ownership, encumbrances, and to verify legal descriptions of property. Prepare property reports and title commitments for submission to the title officer or other professionals. Must have experience in management and compliance as well as a thorough understanding of curative document preparation and execution.Reviews all documents prepared by counsel for insurability and record-ability. Analyze chain of title and preparation of reports outlining title-related matters. Examine title reports from outside abstractors. Requirements: Experienced with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the title industry field. Formerly in a Title Examiner role. Notary public or be bondable. Work independently and make appropriate decisions. Excellent client relations and organizational skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Ability to read and interpret documents. Ability to write routine reports, commitments, policies and correspondence. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages – ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Detail-oriented and professional; able to handle confidential information. Successful track record in the title industry and expertise in a variety of title areas. Strong communication, both verbal and written. Ability to deal with multiple types of roles such as real estate sellers, buyers, agents and brokers. Possesses basic underwriting knowledge. Completion of a High School diploma or GED and completion of an associate degree in an applicable field. Minimum of 1-2 years of experience directly handling title transactions which includes experience in the title industry.
• Location: Lubbock
• Post ID: 12234132 lubbock