Meet Heather Vander Heiden
Heather Vander Heiden
Heather Vander Heiden is a dedicated Closing Agent with a strong educational background and extensive experience in the real estate industry. With an associate’s degree as a paralegal, Heather’s journey in the field has been marked by success and expertise.
Heather’s career includes 11 years of managing an abstract company that also handled closings, followed by seven years of owning her own closing company. Over her four years at RealClear Settlement, she has become an invaluable member of the team, working alongside other exceptional real estate closing professionals.
As a Closing Agent, Heather is well-versed in all aspects of closings, including purchases, refinances, cash closings, 1031 exchanges, and FSBO (For Sale By Owner) closings. She understands that attention to detail is paramount in her role, ensuring that every aspect of a transaction is meticulously covered to avoid errors or complications during closing. Additionally, Heather maintains excellent communication with all parties involved in the transaction, fostering collaboration for successful closings.
One of Heather’s key strengths is her ability to expand the company’s client base, offering an unparalleled closing experience to clients. She is passionate about helping others in the real estate business achieve success in their roles throughout the closing process.
Beyond her professional life, Heather’s passion lies in her family, particularly her four children. They enjoy kayaking, especially on the Upper Iowa River, during the summer months. Additionally, Heather is dedicated to her fitness routine and enjoys working out and lifting weights.
*Upon execution of the Closing and Services Contract, the seller or buyer agree to allow RealClear Settlement to perform duties as a closing agent or transaction closer only. In the event that the closing gets delayed or there is an error in the accuracy of the documentation and/or closing statement due to the fault of RealClear Settlement that results in a loss or damages, RealClear Settlement will refund the seller or buyer the exact amount of the closing fee if the closing has already taken place or will complete the remainder of their services for free if the closing has not taken place. If the closing or documents get delayed or inaccurate information is provided due to matters that are outside of RealClear Settlement’s control, it is understood that all fees, terms and conditions from the original contract will remain intact.