Posts Tagged: escrow

Laying Off? We Can Help with That!

The Southern California real estate industry has been experiencing record activity over the past couple years during the pandemic. But, we are starting to see things come back down to Earth due in large part to interest rates. According to C.A.R., interest rates have increased 2.9% from August to September. We can presume this will… Read More »

Laying Off? We Can Help!

Our industry continues to have it’s highs and lows. We understand that a contingent work force is part of many of our client’s business plan. This contingent work force may result in temporary staff or a need to reduce their work force due to volume. It is very painful to ’let go’ of someone you… Read More »

Wages: How Low Can You Go?

We receive calls from hiring managers with questions like, “How much should I pay for (insert position)?” When asked this question, we often provide a range. There is no set pay rate for any of the positions within our industry, whether it’s a Receptionist or a Branch Manager. In the same way we ask our… Read More »

Taking Another Path Can Lead You to a New Beginning- An A Team Success Story

We love to highlight the experience of our clients. We say clients (plural) because in every placement A Team makes, we take it seriously. It is our goal for every placement we make, it will be a win-win by providing a service to the hiring manager AND the employee who is going to work. For… Read More »

We Search For Talent So You Don’t Need To

“Talent” is an elusive non-commodity— Professional sports team owners bet on it, musicians yearn for it, and of course, business leaders are on an eternal quest for talent. A Team Staffing firmly believes that Talent goes beyond skill. It’s the sparkle in a person’s eye, the tone of their voice, something you detect in the way they carry themselves.  The… Read More »

Calling All Clients: Escrow Experience! An A Team Success Story

  Gwen, an experienced escrow professional, had only 4 weeks to prepare herself for the family move to California. When her husband received a job transfer to Southern California, the family began preparing for the move and quickly rented a house in Long Beach. With her SoCal location set, Gwen called A Team. She told… Read More »

An Escrow Officer Hunts for a New Position: An A Team Success Story

Today’s A Team Success Story is the story of Carmen. Carmen was an experienced escrow industry professional who had worked three years as Escrow Manager and Escrow Officer responsible for the desk. Her skills were sharp and she’d been careful to keep them up to date by getting training on new regulations and new requirements.… Read More »

Escrow Officer on Emergency Leave! An A Team Success Story

The real estate office manager called in a panic.   The office’s escrow officer had left suddenly on an emergency leave of absence. In a 2-person escrow office this was definitely going to create a backlog of work and delayed closings.  The real estate agents were up in arms, demanding to know how their escrows… Read More »

Escrow and Social Media: Do’s and Don’ts

A panel of three attorneys gave a terrific presentation about social media at the California Escrow Association (CEA)  annual education meeting in October. Here at A Team, we were proud to see an A Team alum, Jennifer Felton, Esquire, of RELAW, APC on the panel. Jennifer worked for A Team on assignment at industry client sites… Read More »