Robert Gillen, Real estate specialist in St. George UT (Humanitarian.com)

Spam prevention
Rainmaker
5,078,436
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

my team members use docusign....

Sep 18, 2015 01:58 AM
Rainmaker
1,554,324
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Docusign

Sep 18, 2015 03:14 AM
Rainmaker
1,029,148
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

I am not aware our fax machine has been used last several years. Locals they still prefer sign in person.   eSign is another method.....

Sep 18, 2015 02:48 AM
Ambassador
1,262,653
Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

We were only allowed esignatures up here as of July 1 for our offers.    I still send the docs by email and the client has the option of printing or signing online.  As long as it gets back to me, I don't care which they choose, LOL

Sep 18, 2015 02:26 AM
Rainer
145,003
Andrzej Niemyjski
Realty One Group - Sun City West, AZ

I have been using DocuSign pretty much from the beginning of their existance.  I just never liked the way contract looked after it was faxed couple of times

Sep 18, 2015 02:22 AM
Rainmaker
363,285
Jill Murty, Realtor - Orange County, CA
PREA Realty - Laguna Niguel, CA

The use of electronic signatures has changed my real estate life for the better.

Sep 18, 2015 02:10 AM
Rainmaker
3,390,893
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

It depends.  I still prefer in person meetings to review and sign documents especially with first time buyers and first time sellers.   I like that face-to-face interaction.

When I am using another method -- my preferred choice is DocuSign.  

Sep 18, 2015 03:39 AM
Rainer
50,128
John Ferrier
Mortgage Network Solutions, LLC - West Chester, PA
20+ yrs as a consultative mortgage professional

E sigs as much as possible.

Sep 18, 2015 03:18 AM
Rainmaker
694,292
Bob Force (REALTOR®)
Weichert - McKenna & Vane - Mount Airy, MD
The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate

DocUsign or Hand, prefer the docuSign.

 

 

Sep 18, 2015 03:02 AM
Rainer
21,475
Amanda at VA HLC & FedHomeLoan
VA Home Loan Centers - San Diego, CA
Social Media, Content & Client Relations

We are paperless, so faxes come through to email. I don't know if this answers your Q or not. Have a good day! 

Sep 18, 2015 02:14 AM
Rainmaker
775,463
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

The process I use is dictated by the the buyer/seller/other parties involved in the transaction.

Paperless is better but not always possible.

Sep 18, 2015 02:12 AM
Rainmaker
1,015,929
Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

No matter which service you use Robert, electronic signatures are the best thing to happen since sliced bread, and not only in Real Estate. 

Sep 18, 2015 02:02 AM
Rainmaker
532,142
Sara Wagner
The Woodland Companies - Adams, WI
Stevens Point Rentals

We use dotloop.

Feb 14, 2019 11:52 PM
Ambassador
4,317,437
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Dotloop or ink

Aug 27, 2018 07:31 PM
Rainmaker
1,499,737
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Whenever possible I use digital signatures~ best and most convenient way to sign. The worst way ( at least for me) : fax.

 

Sep 18, 2015 09:56 AM
Rainmaker
4,797,764
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Typically I do it electronically if the recipients have email.

Sep 18, 2015 05:04 AM
Rainmaker
754,932
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

All of those. It's up to the buyers and sellers, and sometimes the title companies, investors, and attorneys have their own requirements.

Sep 18, 2015 02:31 AM
Rainmaker
212,480
Stefan Winter
Real Estate in IL & NV | Owner of Real Estate Web Tech | Daily Vlogger - Las Vegas, NV
Owner - Winter Group & Real Estate Web Tech

All online with DotLoop

Sep 18, 2015 02:28 AM
Rainmaker
532,874
David Gibson CNE, 719-304-4684 ~ Colorado Springs Relocation
Colorado Real Estate Advisers LLC - Colorado Springs, CO
Relocation, Luxury & Lifestyle residential

Use ZipForms in Texas and ctm e-contracts here in Colorado. So much better than running around getting wet signatures.

Sep 18, 2015 02:23 AM
Rainmaker
105,730
Anita Allen
Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate - 850-377-4410 - Pace, FL
Your Realtor for NW Florida, Pace/Milton/Pensacola

Esign but my company is changing to Dotloop the first of the year.  

Sep 23, 2015 01:32 AM
Rainmaker
401,249
Katina Hargrove 352-551-0308
Stake Your Land Realty, Inc. - Eustis, FL
Broker/Owner, GRI,SFR, REALTOR®

Good morning Robert,

Electronic E-signing, unless is an offer that requires wet signing.

Sep 22, 2015 12:32 AM
Rainmaker
922,381
Ginger Harper
Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage - Southport, NC
Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!

We are used to Docusign now.  Faxes do not give you a good copy.

Sep 21, 2015 06:40 AM
Rainmaker
90,343
Debra Peters
Referral Realty - Manorville, NY
NY Real Estate Salesperson

Most of my documents are signed in person, unless I have an out of town client.

Sep 20, 2015 11:47 PM
Rainer
112,692
Vera Gonzalez
RE/MAX Suburban, Inc. - Sterling Heights, MI
Gonzo For Real Estate

By any means neccessary . lol. Mostly esign. Depends on the buyer or seller.

Sep 19, 2015 02:03 AM
Ambassador
1,207,609
Amanda Christiansen
Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843 - Fort Wayne, IN
Christiansen Group Realty

When we write an offer, 75% of the time it's in person and we physically go through the documents and sign right there.  After that everything is electronic.  

Sep 18, 2015 10:24 PM
Ambassador
2,880,960
Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

with a pen at the table in my office typically, but other times electronic signature or emailed, signed, scanned and emailed back.  Had one client who required snail mail this year.

Sep 18, 2015 04:43 PM
Ambassador
2,190,741
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I use all of the three choices you listed. I'm currently working with a seller that doesn't use a computer. Ug...it's much more time consuming to get docs signed. 

Sep 18, 2015 04:07 PM
Ambassador
3,983,611
Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

I use electronic signatures 90% of the time. The other 10% are done in person.

Sep 18, 2015 01:05 PM
Rainmaker
175,264
Spirit Messingham
Tierra Antigua Realty - Tucson, AZ
Third Generation Full-Time Realtor® 520 471-6900

AAR provides Esign FREE as part of my dues.  I executed three offers today for three different clients, couldnt have got it done without it.

Sep 18, 2015 10:30 AM
Rainmaker
2,394,983
Evelyn Johnston
Friends & Neighbors Real Estate - Elkhart, IN
The People You Know, Like and Trust!

Docusign.

Sep 18, 2015 09:23 AM
Rainmaker
798,709
Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
Good Company Real Estate www.ChandlerRealEstate.weebly.com - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Robert - I used to always meet them somewhere and go over the paperwork. That way if they have any questions I am there to explain things.

Lately I have been using DocuSign, but I am always afraid my clients have no idea what they are signing.

Sep 18, 2015 08:47 AM
Rainmaker
2,683,285
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

We use Docusign and are very happy with it.

Sep 18, 2015 08:21 AM
Rainmaker
529,120
Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®
Carmel by the Sea, CA
Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea

Docusign whenever possible.

Sep 18, 2015 08:06 AM
Rainmaker
3,172,596
Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

These days, it's electronic signatures at least 75% of the time. Makes life so much easier.

Sep 18, 2015 07:39 AM
Rainmaker
2,474,439
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

fax, email and I go over to the house. If I was doing volume, I would up it to maximum efficiency standards

Sep 18, 2015 07:08 AM
Ambassador
916,557
Frank Rubi
Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC - Metairie, LA
FrankRubiRealEstate.com

Docusign in my office. 

Sep 18, 2015 06:27 AM
Rainer
230,518
Mike Rock
Complete Design - Granite Bay, CA
Granite Bay Luxury New Construction...For Less

online. we have had a couple where the owners were quite old, and didnt use tech. so all signing

Sep 18, 2015 04:56 AM
Rainer
60,541
Renee Paray
Coldwell Banker Preferred - Blue Bell, PA
REALTOR

We use DocuSign for non-first time home buyers. I prefer to have wet ink on first timers as I can explain to them what the agreement is saying to them. 

Sep 18, 2015 04:56 AM
Rainer
11,831
Trey Lindsey
Tier 1 Group - Reston, VA
Local Reston South Lakes neighbor & Realtor

I'm not sure if there are any brokerages or market centers in the United States that still use fax machines. We use a combination of dotloop and docusign. I prefer dotloop because it is share with anyone at my market center simply by adding their email address as a member of any transaction.

I did actually have a client who we signed up a few days ago and it was the hard copy paper and ink pen.  

Sep 18, 2015 04:40 AM
Rainer
149,706
Michael Thacker - Re/Max Real Estate Center - Louisville
Re/Max Real Estate Center - The Thacker Group - Louisville, KY
Your best friend who just happens to be a Realtor

Online via Authentisign whenever possible. 

Sep 18, 2015 04:11 AM