BASIC RECORDING FEE

ADDITIONS TO FEE (continued)

FILING FEES

With certain exceptions, most recorded documents are charged the regular recording fee of $15.00 for the first page and $3.00 for each additional page or fraction thereof. A page is one side of a sheet of paper no larger than 8 " by 11". (27361.4 GC) ADDITIONAL INDEXING

In addition to the basic fee, there is a fee for additional indexing (27361.2 & 27361.8 GC)

Each group of 10 names after the initial 10----$1.00

Each additional reference to previously recorded document---$1.00

MAPS

Maps (subdivision, parcel , survey and assessment) are filed and not recorded (27372 GC)

First page----------------$10.00

Each subsequent page----$2.00

ADDITIONS TO BASIC FEE

DOCUMENTARY TRANSFER TAX

The Documentary Transfer Tax is imposed on each deed, instrument, or writing by which any lands, tenements, or other realty sold within the County shall be granted, assigned, transferred, or otherwise conveyed to, or vested in, the purchaser(s) or any other person or persons by his or her direction.

The tax is at the rate of $0.55 for each $500.00 or fractional part thereof, when the net consideration or value of the property exceeds $100.00 exclusive of the value of any lien or encumbrance remaining thereon at the time of sale.----$0.55 for each $500

SURVEY MONUMENT FEE

The survey monument preservation fee is an additional fee required when recording any grant deed which conveys a fee interest in real property that makes reference to anything other than complete lots in a recorded subdivision tract map. (27584 GC)

Each Document--------$10.00

OTHER FILED DOCUMENTS

Contract agreements, contracts, plans and specifications are filed and not recorded (27380 GC)

Total fee------$9.00

INVOLUNTARY LIEN NOTIFICATION

First debtor--------------$7.00

Each additional debtor---$3.00

CONFORMED COPIES

Effective July 1, 2007, the fee for Conformed Copies of documents is $1.00 per page if you provide the copy at the time of recording (fee is based on number of pages in original document).

If the Recorder's Office makes the copy of the document for you, the copy fee will be $1.00 per page.

COPY AND SEARCH FEES

COPIES OF OFFICIAL RECORDS

Each page 8 1/2" x 11"------------------$1.00

Each page up to 8 1/2" x 14"------------$1.00

Certification, per document--------------$3.00

COMBINED (MULTIPLE) DOCUMENT

A combined (multiple) document is two or more documents serially incorporated into one form/sheet (27361.1 & 27361.4 GC). The basic recording fee is charged for each title.

REAL ESTATE FRAUD PROSECUTION TRUST (27388 GC)

Applies to :

Assignments of Deed of Trust

Deeds of Trust

Notices of Default

Notice of Rescission of Default

Notice of Trustee Sale

Reconveyances

Requests for Notices of Default

Substitution of Trustee

Per Document-----$3.00

COPIES OF VITAL RECORDS

Birth------------$28.00

Marriage--------$15.00

Death-----------$21.00 (Fetal death-----$21.00)

Copy of birth records for governmental agency----$19.00

Copy of marriage records for governmental agency----$15.00


Copy of Military Records -- No Fee (DD214)

PENALTY FEE FOR NON-STANDARD SIZE SHEETS

In the event that any page of a document is not exactly 8 " x 11" (either larger or smaller), a penalty fee of $3 will be charged for every page of the document. (27361 GC)

Per page--------$3.00

EXCEPTION TO BASIC FEE

RELEASE OF GOVERNMENT LIEN

(state & local)-----$13.00

COPIES OF MICROFILM/CD's

Microfilm (16mm silver film), per roll - $100.00
Compact Disk, per CD ------$75.00 per week

PRINT SIZE PENALTY FEE

If the print on forms is spaced more than 9 lines per vertical inch or more than 22 characters and spaces per inch measured horizontally for not less than 3 inches in one sentence, the fee is $1.00 for each page on which printing appears.

FINANCING STATEMENTS

UCC 1T, UCC 2 Standard Forms (1-2 pages) ---- $12.00

Non-Standard UCC Forms (3 or more pages) ---$22.00

SEARCH FEES

Search Financing (UCC) Statements

Per name---$15.00

General Records, per name, each year------$0.50

                      PAYMENT BY CHECK

There is a $40.00 fee for returned checks.

Personal checks are not accepted when requesting documents by mail. Payment must be in the form of a postal or bank money order or cashier’s check. For out of country requests payment must be by International Money Order.

MISCELLANEOUS


Amendment to Vital Records-----$23.00

Filing Preliminary 20-day Notice-----$37.00

Penalty for not filing Preliminary Change of Ownership----$20.00

MISCELLANEOUS (Continued)


Fax Transmission------------------$2.00 per document