Category: Real Estate / Property
80-145 Vista Grande, La Quinta, Ca. 92253
760-396-8754 cell 760-406-6100 fax
To Whom It May Concern:
I am actively seeking a salaried position with a Real Estate firm as a transaction coordinator. I have excellent communication skills and a background in all aspects of the Real Estate Industry. I am proficient in both Microsoft Word and Excel. In addition I have extensive administrative and organizational skills; a working knowledge of Escrow, Title, FHA & Conventional financing and all of the new Real Estate related regulatory requirements. I am professional in appearance and manner.
Currently I am working as a rental agent for Dollar/Thrifty at the Palm Springs Airport. Although I have an excellent relationship with the management and my co-workers, I am definitely over-qualified for this job and the salary is not adequate to meet our needs. I have advised my manager that I am actively seeking another position. In order to survive in these economic hard times I also do contract work as a transaction coordinator for several local realtors, loan modifications and foreclosure rehabs. On the personal side I am in excellent health, a widow, raising my 16 year old daughter who is a senior at La Quinta High School.
I graduated from San Francisco State with a Bachelors’ degree in business. Post College I was a flight attendant for Continental Airlines, based in Denver and Los Angeles, Fashion Coordinator at the Los Angeles Merchandise Mart, Lead Interior Designer for Gladman’s Furniture in Woodland Hills, relocated to the Coachella Valley and went to work for Coast Federal Bank as the manager of their Real Estate Loan Department until they we bought out by Washington Mutual. In 1995 I was hired as the Regional Sales Manager for Paradise Properties, Inc. Paradise closed its doors in March of 2007 and I then opened my own Event Planning & Personal Concierge Company. Unfortunately my husband passed a
Relevant Education / Credentials
Career Objective: Seeking a full-time salaried position as a ‘Transaction Coordinator’ for a local Real Estate Firm.
Present Rental Agent
Dollar/Thrifty Car Rental
Palm Springs Airport
Contract work: Real Estate Transaction Coordinator
Loan Modification Negotiator
Foreclosure Rehab Specialist
Previous Self employed: Event Planning/Personal Concierge‘
Kate of Many Hats’
Foreclosure Rehab: Kate of Many Hats: Foreclosure Rehab is my own company. The majority of the REO’s are in various stages of ill repair and recently the cities are fining the banks for not maintaining these properties. I offer a full rehab service including on going maintenance and security.
Event Planning: Kate of Many Hats: offers a full array of event and party planning from weddings, theme parties, and fund raisers to corporate events.
Regional Sales Manager & Marketing Director (15 years)
Paradise Properties, Inc.
Responsible for hiring, training & marketing
Real Estate & Mortgage
Company closed 2007 due to the Mortgage Melt-down
Manager Real Loan Department (8 years)
Coast Federal Bank
Displaced by merger in 1992
Post college I was a Flight Attendant for Continental Airlines and later worked as the Lead Interior Designer for Gladman’s Furniture in Woodland Hills, Ca.
Assets: Strong communication skills, and basic computer skills, Word and Excel.
Professional appearance and demeanor. Knowledge of administrative and
Personal: Widow, One minor child
References available upon request.
Years Experience: 28