Realogy Holdings Corporation Title Officer in Kennewick, Washington
Summary: Searches public records and examines titles to determine legal condition of property title by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Examines and analyzes chains of title and records such as deeds, mortgages, liens, judgments, easements, and plat and map books to determine ownership and legal restrictions and to verify legal description of property.
Copies and summarizes recorded documents such as mortgages, trust deeds, contracts and easements affecting condition of title to property.
Analyzes recorded documents and prepares title commitments outlining restrictions and actions required to clear title.
Prices commitments, endorsements, policies and credits using appropriate schedules of fees and charges.
Performs “file maintenance.” Responds to phone calls and written requests from customers and performs updates and makes changes in accordance with these requests within the guidelines set forth by the underwriter.
Reviews documents and performs “date-down” prior to approving the recording of original documents.
Prepares appropriate write-ups for title insurance policies.
Participates in business development activities to maintain existing customers and acquire new customers.
May supervise and provide direction to title assistants and/or examiners.
Conducts training classes for team members, internal and, external customers on title related products and services.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
High school diploma or general education degree; or one to three months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret the most complex documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to effectively present information to top management, co-workers and public groups.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference and to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Proficient use of Ultima,Word processing, Spreadsheets, Internet software, E-mail, Order processing, windows, microfilm reel machines and fax machines.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 10 pounds. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 25 pounds. The vision requirements include: close vision.
TitleOne, a title and escrow company, is committed to making a difference for our team members and the communities in which we live. We enrich our team members’ lives by providing a fun and energetic team environment while offering opportunities for growth and advancement. Our industry-leading, innovative and legendary service delivers confidence and peace of mind to real estate professionals and consumers throughout the Northwest. We are committed to impacting our communities through the giving of our time and financial resources. TitleOne is owned and operated by Realogy Title Group which is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp.
Realogy Holdings Corp. (http://www.realogy.com/) (NYSE: RLGY) is the leading and most integrated provider of U.S. residential real estate services, encompassing franchise, brokerage, and title and settlement businesses as well as a mortgage joint venture. Realogy’s diverse brand portfolio includes some of the most recognized names in real estate: Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate (https://www.bhgre.com/) , Century 21® (https://www.century21.com/) , Coldwell Banker® (https://www.coldwellbanker.com/) , Coldwell Banker Commercial® (https://www.cbcworldwide.com/) , Corcoran® (https://www.corcoran.com/) , ERA® (https://www.era.com/) , Sotheby's International Realty® (https://www.sothebysrealty.com/eng) . Using innovative technology, data and marketing products, best-in-class learning and support services, and high-quality lead generation programs, Realogy fuels the productivity of independent sales agents, helping them build stronger businesses and best serve today’s consumers. Realogy's affiliated brokerages operate around the world with approximately 190,000 independent sales agents in the United States and more than 112,000 independent sales agents in 113 other countries and territories.
At Realogy, diversity fuels success – for our company and for our employees. We strive to be the preferred company for diverse talent, committed to creating an inclusive environment that encourages everyone to succeed. We pursue talent – strategic thinkers who are eager to innovate, focused on execution and accountable for results. We value diversity – respecting backgrounds, cultures, perspectives.
You’ll find our commitment to diversity reflected in our achievements:
Forbes 2020 Best Employers for Diversity.
Recognized on the 2020 Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index .
Recognized for gender diversity on our board of directors by Executive Women of New Jersey and Women’s Forum of New York.
First residential real estate company to endorse the Equality Act and fully support H.R. 1447 amending the Fair Housing Act to include LGBTQ+ as protected classes.
With diversity, we succeed together. We hope you’ll join us.
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