Topic Realtor Resources
May 05, 2022
Think joining a real estate team is the right move for you? Before joining, you need to ask yourself and your prospective team several essential questions.
Apr 18, 2022
Joining a real estate team might have huge benefits for your business as a realtor. We're discussing seven ways joining a team might help you out.
Dec 15, 2021
While it may seem logical to keep title and closing separate, there are actually several advantages to having your title and closing company in the same place.
Sep 15, 2021
Title insurance options can be confusing, so we've put together a guide to help realtors better understand their client’s options for standard and enhanced owner's policies.
Aug 09, 2021
A power of attorney is a simple way to close on time when a homeowner can’t be at closing. Check out our FAQ for using a POA at your real estate closing.
Jul 22, 2021
As a realtor, there are things you can do to make closing day more enjoyable. Read more to discover our four tips for a better closing experience.
Jul 05, 2021
Curious about our closing options at South Oak? We offer video closings, mail-away closings, drive-by closings, and travel closings for your convenience.
May 27, 2021
Smooth closings don't happen by accident. But with a few simple habits, you can set yourself for smooth closings, even with the most complicated title situations.
May 13, 2021
Everyone wants a smooth, on-time closing that’s free of surprises. Do you know the top ten real estate deal killers - and what you can do to prevent them?
Aug 15, 2017
Buying a house is a huge financial undertaking. It is the largest investment most of us will ever make, which means small differences in how your buyers deal…
Mar 28, 2017
Technology, tools and apps don’t offer magical power or increased capabilities to bring in more leads for your business. But they can help you…
Jan 25, 2017
When choosing a real estate office to join, finding a brokerage that aligns with your goals is important. There are many great real estate offices, each with…
Nov 09, 2016
When you hear the word, cybersecurity, you might immediately think of huge catastrophes that affected hundreds or thousands of people; however, cybersecurity…
Oct 18, 2016
Negotiations is the number one, identified skill consumers are looking for in realtors! What we learn from that knowledge is the ability to successfully…
Sep 06, 2016
Your clients are planning to close by the end of the month; but delays have put it in jeopardy. You are now in a bind to find a new closing table. Does this…
Feb 25, 2014
<p>South Oak Title is launching is 2nd Annual Agent Makeover on March 10th. </p><p><img src="/53173215b8d39a0f080004c4/SouthOakAgentMakeoverFINALRENASANT.jpg" alt="" /></p>
Jan 23, 2014
Are you ready to take you iPad mastery to the next level? Whether you’re a Mac junkie like us or just getting started with your iPad, this workshop…
Nov 25, 2013
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released the new TILA-RESPA final rule. This rule provides easier to use forms and consumer friendly…
Oct 28, 2013
South Oak can provide title and closing on HUD owned properties in all counties in the State of Alabama. Buyers must name South Oak Title &…
Sep 30, 2013
South Oak is excited to partner with Wells Fargo Home Mortgage and their exciting Center Stage workshop series! This workshop features one of the most sought…
Sep 24, 2013
Beginning October 1, Buyers in Alabama may choose their own closing agent to conduct the closing for a HUD owned property. The closing agent must…
Sep 03, 2013
South Oak Title & Closing is excited to be participating in the 2013 Birmingham Association of Realtors Trade Show, Wednesday, September 11th from 10:00…
Aug 14, 2013
Are you ready to reach new home buyers on their mobile devices? Did you know that texting is the #1 used app on smart phones? Learn how South Oak can…