To ensure a clean title and policy, you need to know how to read title commitments and surveys. This practical guide to title and survey review will show you what to look for, where to find it, and what to do about it. Enhance your real estate skill set - register today!
Communicate more effectively with title companies by knowing what goes on behind the scenes.
Walk section-by-section through the title commitment.
Delve deeper into specific exceptions by investigating the exception documents.
Learn how to read land surveys and legal descriptions.
Work to resolve title issues through objection letters, endorsements, and curative tools.
Title Insurance - Behind the Scenes
Reviewing Title Commitments and Exception Documents
Reading Surveys and Plats
Drafting Title and Survey Objection Letters (With Samples)
This course has been approved by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for certification and recertification continuing legal education requirements for paralegals and legal assistants. Certification areas: Real Estate Law.
KIMBERLY A. JACKSON is with The Robilee, Staffred & Emile Group located in Golden, Colorado. She has worked with both environmental organizations and oil and gas operators on issues of land use, regulatory compliance, ownership rights (surface, mineral, and royalty), conservation easements, air quality regulations, NEPA compliance, and public health and safety issues as they apply to populations impacted by mineral extraction. Ms. Jackson is a licensed nurse, earning her PN certification from the Community College of Denver, her B.A. degree from the University of Colorado, and both her J.D. and LL.M. degrees from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. She is currently licensed in both New Mexico and North Dakota.
PAM KAHN-STEIN is with Marian Center International, LLC, and has more than 25 years in the title insurance industry. Ms. Kahn-Stein has worked both for an underwriter as assistant state counsel, manager, and trainer as well as working for agencies as general counsel, manager, examiner, closer, and trainer. Ms. Kahn-Stein is active in the Wisconsin Land Title Association. She has been on the WLTA Board of Directors and is a past president of the association. She still serves the association by sitting on several WLTA committees. Also, she developed and wrote the curriculum as well as being the instructor for the WLTA Pre-Licensing Seminar and is co-instructor for the WLTA Residential Closing Class. Ms. Kahn-Stein was appointed to serve on the Wisconsin Land Title Professional Council. She received her B.A. degree from UW-Madison and her J.D. degree from Western Michigan University, Cooley School of Law. She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin.
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