Fees



We currently accept cash, credit cards, check and money orders for recordings,

payable to Register of Deeds.


RECORDING FEES
For entering and recording document, regardless of the number of pages $30.00.
MCL 600.2567 (1)(a)



ASSIGNMENT AND DISCHARGES
Any document that assigns or discharges more than 1 instrument, $3.00 shall be added to the recording
fee for each additional instrument assigned or discharged.
MCL 600.2567 (1)(a)


FIXTURE FILINGS
Standard form $30.00 per document.  
All personal property filings are to be filed with the UCC Division of the Secretary of State.  
Documents recorded with the Register of Deeds include:  As-extracted collateral, Timber to be cut and Fixture Filings.
 


COPIES  $1.00 per page
CERTIFICATION  $5.00 per document
PLATS  $1.50 per page



TAX CERTIFICATIONS
All Warranty Deeds, Land Contracts, Assignment of Land Contracts or any Deed that contains a warranty clause must have a Tax Certificate from the County Treasurer's Office.  
County Treasurer's fees is $5.00 for up to 5 descriptions, each additional description $0.20.  
This fee may be included in one check with recording fees.  


TRANSFER TAX
COUNTY TRANSFER TAX - MCL 207.505   $1.10 per thousand dollars 
STATE TRANSFER TAX - MCL 207.525   $7.50 per thousand dollars
 
SEARCH FEES  $5.00 per name, $0.50 per year                       
UCC SEARCH
 $6.00 per name
STATE TAX LIEN SEARCH  $3.00 per name
FEDERAL TAX LIEN SEARCH  $3.00 per name
FAX FEE  $5.00
TRACT INDEX $50.00 per hour, $25.00 up to the half hour