chair of the ISBA Real Estate & Title Law section, Tim Gartin, presents
Closing the Transaction: A Best Practice Guide for Residential Real Estate
Closings, an on-demand continuing legal education video recently released on
the ISBA website. This on-demand video is available on the ISBA CLE webpage at no cost to ISBA
discusses objectives for the residential real estate closing, pre-execution
matters, execution of loan documents, post-execution matters, installment
contracts, and ethical considerations. He also includes several forms and
checklists in the course materials. This two-part video presentation was
approved for a total of 2.5 hours of State CLE credit.
Another free, on-demand video made available recently is Essentials of
Successful Abstract Examination. In this video Gartin discusses purchase
agreements, installment contracts, drafting warranty deeds, overview of title
examination, curing title problems and closing the transaction. This two-part
video presentation also offers 2.5 hour of State CLE credit.
Both of these on-demand videos, each of which is valued at $75, were
made available at no charge to ISBA members by Iowa Title Guaranty. Any
CLE orders should be directed to Christy Cronin at firstname.lastname@example.org.