Kara Phillips serves as Escrow Assistant for Chicago Title’s Columbus National Commercial Services (NCS) operation. Kara entered the title industry in 1999, working for a major national insurance company’s relocation department. She then moved on to a small law firms where she gained more exposure to the residential side of the business. In 2003, Kara joined the Columbus NCS where she has served in various underwriting support and escrow capacities. Her duties have included reviewing searfches to draft commitments, coordinating large recording projects and disbursing transactions. Currently, her main focus is working on HUD loan refinances and loan modifications.
Transactions go more smoothly and the customers are better served if you are not so rigid in form and practice and are open to finding new or better ways to yield a successful closing. In other words use,I use all the tools in my tool belt,not just my favorites.