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Doma

Doma

1,001-5,000 employees

Streamlines title and escrow processes for homebuying

Data & Analytics
Real Estate

Compensation Overview

$58.2k - $109.3kAnnually

+ Bonuses

Entry

Remote in USA

Category
Legal
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Customer Service
Requirements
  • Completion of high school
  • At least one year of responsible experience in commercial title searching
  • Experience producing commitments preferred
  • Basic underwriting procedures
  • Basic real property law
  • Basic coverages of title policy insurance
  • Format and requirements for preliminary title reports
  • Terminology and documents related to title search, title chain and property ownership
  • Use of desktop computers including word processing and other common software
  • Customer service skills
  • English grammar and spelling
  • Basic math for calculating percentages of split ownership
Responsibilities
  • Prepares preliminary title status reports based on examination and research
  • Examines deeds, grant deeds of trust, easements, codes, covenants and restrictions, deed assignments, re-conveyances, taxes, judgements, liens, assessor's parcel maps and other documents
  • Reviews data to verify ownership, correct annotation, and proper execution
  • Verifies that legal descriptions are written accurately
  • Identifies specific requirements for preliminary title report, including requirements for affidavits for questionable documents
  • Prepares disclosure of items to be resolved prior to approving title insurance
  • Orders property inspections as needed
  • Works with Title Officers or other higher level staff for guidance on unusual and/or problematic situations such as back vesting uninsured deeds, prior liens, need for indemnity, etc.
  • Uses arithmetic to calculate split ownership percentages
  • Coordinates typing of completed reports with support staff
  • May perform all of the duties of a title searcher including opening files and inputting data, generating data from County records to identify tax payments and status, printing relevant documents and reports, sorting and assembling information, requesting additional documentation from title plants, and performing related support duties

Doma is a leader in the title and escrow industry, enhancing the home closing process through proprietary technology that speeds up transactions and improves the experience for lenders, agents, and homebuyers across the United States. Working at this company provides an opportunity to be part of a team that is clearly focused on customer satisfaction and technical excellence. Employees are engaged in meaningful work that directly contributes to simplifying and innovating one of the most important aspects of real estate transactions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$979.6M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

-42%

Benefits

Health care, vision, & dental

401k

Life insurance

AD&D plans

Career development

Generous PTO

Family leave

Flexible working options