Answer for "What is an escrow officer?"

Jen  Fox real estate agent
  Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage


An escrow officer - also known as a loan officer - is the person that walks you through the closing process. They are usually employed by the title company that you are working with. They are a neutral third-party, responsible for overseeing the escrow process. They typically perform the title searches, prepare final paperwork, witness the document signings as well as ensure that the transaction is executed properly and legally.



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