Who We Are

First National Acceptance Company (FNAC), a subsidiary of First National Bank of America, and is one of the largest Nationwide purchasers of land contracts, deeds of trust, private mortgages and other types of real estate notes. Located in East Lansing, Michigan, we have built a reputation in the note buying arena as a leader in the industry.

As a Courthouse Researcher, you will play an instrumental role in helping us find seller financed notes, recorded in counties throughout the United States, allowing us the opportunity to purchase more real estate notes and help individuals meet their financial goals quicker!


What We’re Looking For:



  • Currently works in or is familar with courthouse researching procedures
  • Has previous courthouse researching experience
  • Self-motivated



  • Part-time
  • Independent contractor
  • Responsible for locating and recording the names and addresses of sellers of owner-financed real estate notes.
  • Positions available nationwide



  • You will be expected to visit the county courthouse in person on a regular basis in order to keep the research up to date.
  • Researchers will be paid on a per name basis which often adds up to $15-$20/hour or more!

The research required in this position is not in-depth or detailed as we only ask you to collect a small amount of information on each record.

If you are looking for supplemental income, this could be the ideal opportunity for you!

Let’s do this together.


If you want to learn more about this opportunity, please reach out to us!