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Click HERE for course descriptions for the following individual courses: Principles of Closing – Minnesota Closing Agent Pre-license course Principles of Abstracting (National Edition) Principles of Abstracting (Minnesota/Midwest Edition ) Title Exam for Title...

Remote Ink Signed Notarization in MN Legislature

New bill for Closers, introduced in the MN Legislature on July 20th entitled “REAL ESTATE DOCUMENT NOTARIZATION; APPEARANCE BY VIDEO AUTHORIZATION DURING PEACETIME PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY.” This important bill for Closing Agents was introduced by the MN land Title...

“Modernized Land Records Part 1 – Land Records and GIS Overview” by PRIA

I just attended a PRIA session on Geographic Information Systems.  It was an excellent session.  My key take-aways were a look at our future and the future of land records:  current, accurate, connected. Easy and fun for users. An excellent presentation by a Wisconsin...

Governor Asked for Executive Order for Remote Ink-signed Notarization Closings

The Minnesota Legislature approved Remote Online Notarization last year. The law has not yet been implemented, generally due to the inability for lenders, title insurers and county recorders/registrars to get on the same page with the technology. And there are some...

PRIA puts up Draft: “GIS Toolkit – How to Get Started”

The Property Records Industry Association, which develops and promotes national standards and best practices for the land records industry is doing a webinar *Modernized Land Records Part 1 – Land Records & GIS Overview” on  June 11th at 2PM CST.  The...

Mobile Notary Closings- a look inside the process

This is a short (13:42) video by Mark Wills  that represents the basics of what it looks like to sit down with a customer at a loan signing. It the process is unfamiliar to you, this will give you a good picture of the notaries role and  what the customer sees....