Land Records

Recording Fees for Land Records 

 

Land Record Volumes from 1639 through today are housed in our vault.

Recording Fees:

Land Record Documents are $60.00 for the first page plus $5.00 for each subsequent page of the same document.  (Limit 8-1/2” x 14”)

Land Record Documents with "NOMINEES" (MERS):  Mortgage 1st page $159; each additional page $5.  Assignment of Mortgage, Subordination Agreement and/or Release of Mortgage $159.

Warranty and Quit Claim Deeds requiring CT Commissioner of Revenue Tax forms are $2.00 additional (except deeds for under $2,000 or no consideration)

Assignment of Mortgage listing; subsequent to first two (each) $2.00 each

Please note penalty fees for:

No address $5.00

No typed name/signature line $1.00

State Tax Conveyance: .0075 x sales price for Residential property & unimproved land
.0075 x 1st $800,000
.0125 x amount exceeding $800,000 for Residential dwelling
.0125 x sales price for Non-residential (except unimproved land)

Local Conveyance Tax:  .0025 x sales price

Copies of Land Record Documents: $1.00 per page. There is a copier that takes $1.00 and $5.00 bills (the City Clerk office cannot make change). You may set up an account if you are printing multiple documents from the computer to a copier.

Computer Printout: $1.00 per page

Certifications: $2.00 for complete document

Computer Generated Maps: $3.00

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