Revenue from deeds
Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 249 deeds, 310 mortgages and 435 other writs during the month of November.
As a result of those transactions, McCall turned over to the Carbon County General Fund the sum of $36,582.78. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $30,140; data processing fees, $2,273.75; notaries, $100; commission on transfers and writs, $2,570.83; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $1,498.20.
McCall remitted $497 in state writ taxes to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Revenue, while Carbon County municipalities and school districts shared realty transfer tax disbursements totaling $126,370.18, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.
McCall deposited $2,976 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,984 in the Carbon County Records Improvement Fund, these being fees assessed by state law on each transaction for records management needs. An additional $21,559.50 was collected and remitted to the state for its Judicial Computer System program.
Also, $8,489.80 was collected last month for the Affordable Housing Program in Carbon County.
In all, funds collected in the Recorder's office last month amounted to $324,829.34.
Anthony McGraw to Lisa McGraw, 729 Lime St., Bowmanstown, Lot 70, Meadowcrest Manor, $1.
Kathleen M. Flyte to Dino L. Eckhart, 434 White St., rear, Weissport, property at 101 Circle Drive, $30,000.
U.S. Bank, N.A., to Cheryl A. Cinicola Heydt, 331 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, property at 47 W. Front St., $28,000.
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation to Timothy Kerrick, Morrisville, Pa., property at 425 Oak St., $12,500.
Timothy Kerrick to Barry T. Phillips Jr., 623 North St., Jim Thorpe, property at 425 Oak St., $42,684.96.
Timothy Kerrick to Timothy Kerrick, Morrisville, Pa., property on Oak Street, $1.
Edward J. McElmoyle to Mary Agnes McElmoyle, 321 W. 10th St., Jim Thorpe, property on Center Street, $1.
Jason Grochala to Jose Bergna, P.O. Box 336, White Haven, parcel No. 61-20-A20.10, $200,000.
David B. Kline to Joseph D. Edwards, West Chester, Ridgewood Country Estates Lot 7-C, $95,000.
HSBC Bank, N.A., to Gabriel S. Polishuk, Blue Bell, Pa., property at 358 Laurel Woods, Lake Harmony, $126,500.
Penn Forest Township
Donna Randic to David T. Randic, Whitestone, N.Y., Lot 155, Section 11, penn Forest Streams, $1.
Dionysios Papadatos to Athena Papadatos, Brooklyn, N.Y., Lot 331, Section I, Towamensing Trails, $1.
M & T Bank to Stanislaw Krysiak, Emmaus, property at 11 Clearview Drive, $32,000.
R. Michael Christ to Bernard Francis McLaughlin, Lansdowne, Pa., Towamensing Trails Lot 171, Section 1, $14,500.
Eleanor Kircher to Charles W. Thompson, 855 Stone Mountain Road, Albrightsville, property at 855 Stony Mountain Road, $139,000.
George Wedge to Norman Wayne Weigand, 907 North St., rear, Weatherly, property at 907 North St., rear, $58,510.
Ernest A. Binder to Ruthann Binder, 226 White St.,, Weissport, property at 226 White St., $85,000.