Creating Electronic Closing Binders using Acrobat 9

Traditionally, at the end of a transaction such as a real estate closing, we would present our client with a binder stuffed full of all of the documents associated with the deal. These “old school” binders were time-consuming to create and costly to distribute.

Creating an electronic closing binder in PDF is a far “greener” alternative that saves time and enhances client satisfaction.

I recently delivered a 1-hour eSeminar on Closing Binders which was well-received.

Check it out! Watch the Recording—> Electronic Closing Binders eSeminar

In the one hour event,

I showed how to create two kinds of closing binders; 1) PDF Binders and, 2) PDF Portfolios

I also created a 36-page guide Creating Electronic Closing Binders using Acrobat 9. This document should give you everything you need to create great closing binders.Click to Download

Read on for a TOC and download instructions.

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What does the document cover?

Here’s the TOC from the document: