Welcome to the Escrow Association of Washington!
Education and support for members of the settlement industry.
This site provides a focal point for all escrow professionals in the State of Washington. Information about issues affecting your practice, access to online education, notices of events, and links to helpful sites are available here. EAW offers its members:
- Regulatory and legislative monitoring, both State and National, to keep you aware of changes that affect your practice.
- Quality education via seminars, meetings, and our online education program.
- Networking opportunities where you meet other settlement professionals and increase your support system.
- Information on best practices and high standards that protect the consumer.
Membership in a professional organization brings value in gained knowledge, peer support, and career development, in addition to member benefits. EAW membership is a 3 in 1 opportunity for you. Your dues pay for membership in a Regional, EAW, and the American Escrow Association. We encourage active participation to stay informed and excel in this profession. Click on the icon to join EAW today!
Need LPO CEUs? Study at your convenience using the EAW Online Education Program! Just click on the Education tab above!
IN CASE YOU MISSED THIS: Jan Grant Retires!A note from your Board....Jan Grant has been a part of our lives for a number of years. We wish to thank her for all of the times she has come to the rescue. As our Past Presidents all agree, she has kept us on the straight and narrow and established EAW as the absolute best source for education and information to Washington's escrow professionals. I am confident all of you join us in recognition of Jan's contribution.Jan, thank you for being who you are and being friends to us all! Enjoy your retirement and travels with the family. Please be sure to stop by if you are in our areas as you travel. We would love to see you.I think I speak for all members of EAW, past and present in appreciation of you.Respectfully and with sincere Best Wishes, Laurie LeMay, Board ChairA note from Jan Grant:Tomorrow (February 1, 2017) I will retire from EAW, and I wanted to tell you that it's been such a pleasure to work with and to get to know so many of you! I'm very proud to have worked with an association that fosters education and the highest standards for members of the settlement industry. As members of the organization, you help promote our mission in your daily practice, and I'm honored to know so many people who each day show the true character of escrow-integrity, dedication, and professionalism.As mentioned last week, Steve Cattolica from AdvoCal will be the new administrator for EAW (contact administrator@e-a-w.
org). Steve and his staff will be here to assist you with any concerns, and keep the association moving forward. I know you will enjoy working with them, as I have in the past few weeks, and I wish them all the best. Thanks for many wonderful years and the great memories I take with me. All the best to each of you. Take care!A note from Steve Cattolica:To Jan Grant and the EAW Board...thank you for the vote of confidence and opportunity to be of service.We will never be able to replace Jan - no one can or should try. We can and will provide support and energy as EAW actively works to educate its members, monitor legislative activity, and work with regulators to develop laws and rules that improve the industry and protect the consumer.