First American Financial Corporation
Irving, TX, United States
Real Estate, Customer Service
Company SummaryJoin our team! As a global leader in providing title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) is an ideal place to build your career. We have been entrusted with helping our customers achieve and protect their dream of homeownership since 1889. As a member of the First American family of companies, First American Professional Real Estate Services provides integrated escrow, closing, title production system, document imaging, trust accounting services, 1099 services, and much more.We believe that our people are the key to the company\u2019s continued success. Because our employees enable our future, we invest in theirs by supporting their careers and promoting their overall wellbeing. First American has created an award-winning culture and has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For\u00ae 2018 list for the third consecutive year and to more than 50 regional Best Places to Work lists. For more information, visit http:\/\/www.firstamprs.com\/.Job SummaryOur Commercial Real Estate Evaluator will primarily be responsible for generating Commercial Evaluation Reports for our clients. Evaluators will utilize algorithms and analyze results retrieved from commercial databases to search for comparable sales, analyze similar sales, and prepare comparisons using qualitative analysis to form an opinion of the market value of propriety. Evaluators have a solid understanding to complete a search for three comparable sales for the subject property, analyze various factors and make recommendations\/present conclusions. Essential FunctionsAnalyze information on subject property physical characteristics provided by Assessor\u2019s websites\/telephoning offices; input information into report electronically to determine errors and if additional information is neededConduct a search for comparable sales; using the Sales Comparison Approach, estimate market value for subject property. May need assistance from senior analysts or leadsAnalyze comparable data in addition to what is presented by the database (CoStar, Loopnet, etc.) including but not limited to; inappropriate deed types, non-arms-length transactions, multiple parcel sale transactions, and multiple use property types. Receives assistance from senior analysts or managersRecommend adjustments for fields including condition, quality, age, effective age, LTB ratio, sale date, sale condition, etc. Typically requires assistance from leads for these adjustmentsRecommend weighting of comparables in order for a value estimate to be sent to the reviewer for approvalWith significant direction and assistance, complete an income approach and\/or land evaluationKnowledge and Skills\/Technology UsedUnderstands fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of commercial evaluationExcellent verbal and written communication skillsStrong organizational skills with the ability to multi task, prioritize and work under pressureExcellent problem solving, independent decision making and analytical skillsProficient with Microsoft OfficeTypical Education Bachelor\u2019s degreeAppraisal knowledge via courses, certificates, exams, and\/or equivalentTypical Range of Experience Typically has 1-3 years of experience in real estate with a real estate\/lender or appraisal firmFirst American invests in its employee\u2019s development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com\/careers.
First American Financial Corporation
Website : https://www.firstam.com
First American provides financial services through its Title Insurance and Services segment and its Specialty Insurance segment. The First American Family of Companies’ core business lines include title insurance and closing/settlement services; title plant management services; title and other real property records and images; valuation products and services; home warranty products; property and casualty insurance; and banking, trust, and investment advisory services.