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Recording (Real Estates, Deeds, Liens, & Judgments)

 Effective April 1, 2018, the fee to record a Government Lien Release will be $8.

Effective January 1, 2018, pursuant to
the Building Homes and Jobs Act Fee Information  (Govt. Code § 27388.1), documents accepted for recording at the County of Santa Clerk-Recorder’s Office may be charged an additional $75 but not to exceed $225. 



IT IS IN YOUR BEST INTEREST TO SEEK THE ADVICE OF A REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY WHEN MAKING CHANGES TO TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY AS ANY CHANGE MAY HAVE LEGAL AND OR TAX CONSEQUENCES

 
 
THE CLERK-RECORDER'S OFFICE IS PROHIBITED BY LAW FROM PROVIDING "LEGAL ADVICE" INCLUDING SUGGESTING WHAT FORMS TO USE.
 
The Recording Division is where a person files or records real property and certain other documents (deeds, deeds of trust/mortgages), statutory liens (tax liens, mechanics liens), and abstracts of judgment.
 
 Your document may be rejected if incomplete or illegible.
 
Last updated: 7/2/2018 7:18 AM