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Working As An Escrow Officer

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Processing Information
  • Analyzing Data or Information
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • Make Decisions

  • Stressful

  • $43,080

    Average Salary

What Does An Escrow Officer Do At North American Title

* Manages time, appointments, and schedule in an efficient manner.
* Effectively communicates in person and on the telephone with clients and customers.
* Answers customer questions and/or telephone calls concerning status of pending items in the escrow files.
* Takes proactive approach to providing status updates for Agents (i.e., closing status or information still required to close or title requirements that need to be addressed.) Obtains demands/releases to clear title.
* Draws instructions and supporting documents for signing.
* Audits and closes file when all funds and documents are received.
* Reviews commitment and/or preliminary title report to verify vesting and legal description.
* Compares exceptions shown in title report with buyers', sellers', and lenders'instructions for possible liens or encumbrances not authorized in escrow or lender instructions.
* Reconciles discrepancies between instructions and title report with title officer and/or principals by modifying escrow instructions or assisting principals in obtaining releases of liens and other encumbrances.
* Orders beneficiary statements or demands, fire insurance, loan interest, rents and other prorated items.
* Preparation of settlement statements showing detailed breakdown of escrow, title, loan, brokers'commis sions and other changes.
* Requests the issuance of title policies or other evidence of title.
* Trains, supervises, guides, and assigns and reviews the work of one or more escrow technicians, assistants, secretaries and/or receptionists.
* Assists in training escrow officers.
* Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary information and escrow transactions.
* Understands and complies with escrow accounting procedures and Good Funds Law.
* Develops and maintain clientele by effective solicitation of business.
* Attends client and business development functions.
* Represents company in public, customer and community relations activities.
* Attends client luncheons, dinners, realty board meetings and company tours, makes speeches and presents prepared educational programs to client and other interested groups

What Does An Escrow Officer Do At Residential Title Services

* Manage the entire real estate closing process, including compliance with real estate contract requirements, lender instructions, title requirements, company requirements and other written instructions.
* Order payoffs, insurance and HOA documents, prepare estimated CD/settlement statements, escrow instructions and input information into Soft Pro Software.
* Collaborate with title department to resolve title issues such as legal descriptions, easements, lot splits, vesting, all tax liens, judgments, bankruptcies, boundary disputes, encroachments, lis pendens, etc.
* Determine escrow requirements by studying and clarifying buyer, seller and lender instructions.
* Prepare Closing Disclosures/Settlement Statements using the sales contract and lender s instructions, conveyance and other settlement documents necessary to complete closing transactions.
* Receive the lender s loan documents and prepare them for closing; check documents for completeness and accuracy.
* Correct all taxes due, HOA dues, and any delinquencies and/or principal and interest.
* Balance the closing disclosure or Settlement Statements, reviewing funds received and coordinating proper disbursement of closing funds.
* Conduct closing with customers, realtor, lenders, and attorneys.
* Assist customers and clients with closing-related questions.
* Prior to disbursement, confirm all funds are collected, all appropriate documents are checked for accuracy, signatures are collected, and acknowledgements and legal descriptions are correct.
* Ensure all payoffs have been collected, mailed, delivered or wired according to instructions.
* Issue checks and ship signed and notarized loan package to the lender.
* Verify against the settlement statement that all disbursements have been paid correctly.
* Perform other duties as assigned by owners Must be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the escrow/title industry field.
* Must have (i) prior industry experience and knowledge of proper preparation of the initial and final CD and (ii) familiarity and experience with the TRID changes that went into effect in October 2015.
* Minimum 2 years of escrow-related experience.
* Excellent customer service skills with high attention to detail and accuracy.
* Must be able to work independently and as a strong team player, and multi-task and prioritize work in a high volume, fast-paced environment.
* Ability to learn new software and manage files in a paperless environment.
* Ability to work with multiple parties to transaction such as banks, sellers, buyers, agents, attorneys and brokers.
* Notary public or be bondable

What Does An Escrow Officer Do At Bay National Title Agency

* Complete real estate transactions by review of the title commitment and clearing all requirements; ensure all requirements have been fulfilled by all parties to the transaction.
* Must have superior customer service skills and be detail oriented.
* Obtain clear title by ordering title reports; resolving title defects; satisfying existing liens and encumbrances against property or principals.
* Prepares Closing Disclosures/HUD by utilizing lender instructions and contract Prepare closing packages for execution by buyer and seller Close escrow by balancing and disbursing funds.
* Comply with regulatory requirements by adhering and enforcing adherence to requirements.
* Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications

What Does An Escrow Officer Do At Keller Williams Realty San Diego North Inland

* The Jr.
* Escrow Officer is required to assist the officer on all the files, including providing the double audit process when reviewing and funding the closing.
* Open and receipt in all new escrows, if officer is not doing it.
* Must be able to prepare estimated closing statements for buyer and seller and get to the lenders.
* Enter into the status reports all pertinent information for clients.
* Cover the desk in the absence of the officer.
* This position is the back up to the officer, and manages all aspects as well of the transaction

What Does An Escrow Officer Do At The Calatlantic Group

* Coordinate closing times with the buyers, sellers and agents and ensure all necessary paperwork is prepared prior to signing;
* Conduct signings;
* Explain all documents to the buyers;
* Notarize the legal documents;
* Work to resolve any buyer/seller issues;
* Obtain funding authorization from the lenders (authorization to disburse funds);
* Make and distribute buyer copies of the lender packages;
* Ship and track all lender documents;
* Submit all legal documents for recording on a daily basis;
* Deposit funds at the local bank on a daily basis;
* Distribute buyer checks to the buyers and real estate agents;
* Distribute keys to the buyers;
* Review the Disclosure settlement, legal documents and plat surveys for accuracy and initiate any necessary filed-specific corrections;
* Track broker loans and outside lenders;
* Ensure all lender conditions are met;
* Maintain calendar of closings;
* Maintain constant communication with CalAtlantic Homes regarding closings;
* Maintain any/all continuing education requirements for licensure;
* Assist management with other tasks as assigned

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Escrow Officer Career Paths

Escrow Officer
Transaction Coordinator Realtor Property Manager
Asset Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Closing Coordinator Paralegal Analyst
Assistant Vice President
7 Yearsyrs
Closing Coordinator Office Manager Operations Manager
Branch Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Underwriter Manager, Assistant Vice President Commercial Loan Officer
Business Relationship Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Real Estate Paralegal Office Manager General Manager
Chief Executive Officer
9 Yearsyrs
Mortgage Processor Operations Manager Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer/Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Realtor Mortgage Loan Processor Senior Loan Processor
Client Relations Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Realtor Escrow Assistant Title Examiner
Commercial Title Examiner
10 Yearsyrs
Attorney Landman
Land Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Specialist Operations Manager General Manager
Managing Director
12 Yearsyrs
Transaction Coordinator Real Estate Agent Business Development Manager
Managing Partner
9 Yearsyrs
Branch Manager General Manager Account Executive
Marketing Director
7 Yearsyrs
Real Estate Paralegal Paralegal Operations Manager
President/Chief Executive Officer
11 Yearsyrs
Underwriter Claims Adjuster Adjuster
Property Management Specialist
7 Yearsyrs
Specialist Account Manager Account Executive
Sales/Marketing
5 Yearsyrs
Office Administrator Project Manager Partner
Senior Partner
10 Yearsyrs
Mortgage Loan Processor Escrow Assistant Title Examiner
Title Department Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Branch Manager Manager, Assistant Vice President
Vice President And Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Mortgage Processor Underwriter Assistant Vice President
Vice President Operation Manager
10 Yearsyrs
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Escrow Officer Demographics

Gender

Female

84.3%

Male

14.3%

Unknown

1.4%
Ethnicity

White

60.5%

Hispanic or Latino

20.4%

Black or African American

8.5%

Asian

6.5%

Unknown

4.1%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

59.8%

Mandarin

6.1%

Chinese

3.7%

German

3.7%

Cantonese

3.7%

French

3.7%

Indonesian

2.4%

Japanese

2.4%

Arabic

2.4%

Portuguese

1.2%

Bulgarian

1.2%

Filipino

1.2%

Greek

1.2%

Cherokee

1.2%

Macedonian

1.2%

Coptic

1.2%

Polish

1.2%

Korean

1.2%

Russian

1.2%
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Escrow Officer Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

20.1%

Michigan State University

5.7%

San Diego Mesa College

5.7%

Irvine Valley College

5.0%

Glendale Community College

5.0%

Boise State University

5.0%

Orange Coast College

5.0%

Saddleback College

4.4%

Palomar College

4.4%

Weber State University

4.4%

Grand Canyon University

4.4%

Ashford University

3.8%

Fullerton College

3.8%

University of Houston

3.8%

University of Arizona

3.8%

California State University - Fullerton

3.1%

University of North Texas

3.1%

University of California - Los Angeles

3.1%

Texas A&M University

3.1%

California State University - Northridge

3.1%
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Majors

Business

30.4%

Accounting

9.6%

Real Estate

8.1%

Legal Support Services

6.2%

Education

4.5%

Psychology

3.9%

Finance

3.9%

Law

3.7%

Criminal Justice

3.6%

Nursing

3.1%

Marketing

3.0%

General Studies

2.8%

Communication

2.8%

Management

2.6%

English

2.3%

Health Care Administration

2.2%

Liberal Arts

2.1%

General Education, Specific Areas

2.1%

Medical Assisting Services

1.7%

Human Resources Management

1.7%
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Degrees

Other

37.8%

Bachelors

31.1%

Associate

14.3%

Masters

6.2%

Certificate

5.4%

Doctorate

2.3%

License

1.9%

Diploma

1.0%
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  1. Title Companies
  2. Real Estate
  3. Lenders
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  • Worked alongside real estate agents, mortgage brokers, lenders and title companies for clients buying, selling or refinancing properties.
  • Complete knowledge and ability to handle a real estate transaction from the receipt of the contract through funding and disbursement.
  • Balanced accounting figures with lenders to fund a loan and obtain funding authorization for recording and disbursing an escrow transaction.
  • Prepared new home escrows including the estimated closing statements and necessary loan documents.
  • Interview applicants and request specified information for loan applications.

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