You may have heard about the new Affordable Housing Recording Fee. Here is what you need to know:
Q1: What is the new Affordable Housing Recording Fee?
A: The new fee is an additional charge passed by the legislature and signed by the governor to fund Affordable Housing. The fee is assessed at the time documents are recorded into the public record with the county recorder’s office.
Q2: Does the new Recording Fee replace previous charges for recording?
A: No, the new Recording Fee is charged in addition to previous recording charges collected by county recorders.