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Surviving Working from Home- Improving Yourself

Now it's time to ask yourself the hard questions…do you order pizza for the 100th time for dinner or something else? Ha! Too bad that is not really the question! Remember the to-do lists? Now you are going to make a pro/con list…about yourself. Which, since most people are their own worst critics, is not...

May 05, 2020
COVID 19 Help

COVID-19 HELP WITH TITLE SERVICES Witness Only Closings Title Searches Commitments and Final Polices E-Recordings Processing Services When COVID- 19 gives you commercial real estate lemons, what do you do? You make the most delicious lemonade! With most title companies and paralegals working from home, it creates huge challenges with closing and notarizing documents. From...

Apr 17, 2020
Surviving Working from Home- The Schedule

"Everybody's working for the weekend..."- song lyrics by Loverboy   Depending on whom you work for, you may or may not have a schedule even though working from home. Some companies follow the big brother rule and have you teleconference morning, noon and night so you don’t take too much time out for a little...

Apr 16, 2020
Surviving Working From Home

You're working from home, hollering at your kids to be quiet while Jerry is on, or maybe its just you and four walls that don't provide much conversation. Either way, you are really are just ready to be done with the COVID craziness and be back in the office.  BUT its only April and June...

Apr 08, 2020
COFFEE AND CLOSINGS

With so many people working from home, you have to stop and marvel at technology. Some are still working in the office, myself included, but when you drive up the levels of the parking garage to your spot, passing empty space after empty space, you have to be a little in awe that commercial real...

Mar 27, 2020
Commercial Real Estate Closings with COVID-19

The pandemic COVID-19 may be rapidly forcing closures and “social distancing” in the United States, but in the world of commercial real estate, we keep on moving.  This is where technology benefits us all. Almost all closing aspects can be done without having to physically meet with anyone. Listings for properties can be found online,...

Mar 20, 2020
2020 Commercial Development

Hampton Roads is growing and developing in leaps and bounds! Its great to know we are a part of that.   From office space...       to hotels...     to factory renovation...     These are only some of the sites helping Hampton Roads step into 2020! Its certainly a privilege to be part of such fantastic...

Feb 17, 2020
Read your Power of Attorney Carefully

POA case 2019 In most real estate transactions, when you have a buyer or seller utilizing a power of attorney, you look for a few key phrases. You make sure its durable, preferably transaction specific and you check the names and run it by your underwriter to make sure its use won't void the ability...

Feb 05, 2020
Commercial 1031 Exchange Services

A great holiday visit from our 1031 expert Ute Heidenreich from Towne 1031 Exchange! They are a great partner for commercial title and settlement agents working on 1031 exchange transactions.

Feb 05, 2020