Below are more specific questions for me to get an idea of what a candidate is already trained to do regardless of what the resume states.
Can you work on a closing file from start to finish? Ie If I handed you a new contract where we represent the Buyer, explain all of the next step thru the closing day.
Explain your post-closing process.
How many closings have you worked on in the last month?
Do you know how to prepare a title policy for an Owner and Lender?
Have you prepared a CD Closing Statement?
Have you recorded documents with an e-recording program.
Which underwriters have you worked with?
Miami Beach Real Estate Attorney seeks strong paralegal to support a fast growing practice. The practice represents high net worth individuals in the high end real estate market, and focusses on providing an unparalleled level of service and responsiveness to its clients.
Day to day responsibilities include all responsibilities relating to pre-closing, closing and post-closing. Overall responsibilities to include preparing closing statements, escrow letters, closing checklists, order title searches, lien searches, estoppels and surveys and will be responsible for clearing title, and preparing title insurance policies and post-closing binders.
Position will provide candidate with an opportunity to work in a comfortable office environment that provides recognition for contributions and the opportunity to learn and achieve professional growth.
To be considered a qualified candidate it is essential to demonstrate an ability to work independently yet be comfortable asking questions, be detail oriented/organized, manage multiple tasks, and possess strong problem solving and communication skills. Position requirements include: minimum of 5 years’ experience in Residential Real Estate at a law firm. Candidate shall be able to perform the above duties under time sensitive deadlines. Candidate expected to have Real Estate software and strong computer skills including any of the following: Doubletime or Displaysoft, and is proficient using Windows-based software and Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Bi-lingual Spanish is a plus. Candidates must be a Notary Public.
Competitive Salary and Benefits Based on Experience of Candidate.