Revenue from deeds

Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 188 deeds, 258 mortgages and 418 other writs during the month of August.

As a result of those transactions, McCall turned over to the Carbon County General Fund the sum of $31,308.93. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $24,909.50; data processing fees, $2,356.50; notaries, $50; commission on transfers and writs, $2,897.03; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $1,095.90.

McCall remitted $432 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 $142,645.90, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.

McCall deposited $2,589 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,726 in the Carbon County Records Improvement Fund, these being fees assessed by state law on each transaction for records management needs. An additional $18,853.50 was collected and remitted to the state for its Judicial Computer System program.

Also, $6,210.10 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 $346,411.33.

Deeds recorded

Penn Forest Township

Chester F. Zalenski Jr. to Chester F. Zalenski Jr., Philadelphia, Lot I 323, Section I, Towamensing Trails, $1.

June Hummel to June Hummel, P.O. Box 1392, Albrightsville, Lot 709, Section II, Towamensing Trails, $1.

Charles L. Biehn to Terry L. Millard Clemens, Bensalem, Pa., Lot V724, Section V, Towamensing Trails, $100,000.

Terry L. Millard Clemens to Charles Biehn, Bensalem, Pa., Lot V1590, Section V, Towamensing Trails, $20,000.

JPMC Specialty Mortgage, LLC, to Richard C. Schadler, Perkiomenville, Pa., property at 1284 Lipo Way, Albrightsville, $68,000.

Attic Properties, Inc., to Rekha Rao, Holmdel, N.J., Mt. Pocahontas Lot 410, Section 4, $4,760.

Susan L. Lomas to H. Dale Borneman, Hatfield, Pa., property at 383 Kimler Trail, Albrightsville, $127,500.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., property at 135 Spencer Lane, Albrightsville, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to GMAC Mortgage, LLC, Fort Washington, Pa., property at 77 Blackberry Lane, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Deutsche Bank Trust Company, Fort Washington, Pa., property at 2614 Oneida Trail, Albrightsville, $1.

Thomas D. Homa to Christine Munger, Burlington, N.J., property at 147 Panther Run Road, $121,000.

Deutsche Bank National Trust Company to Timothy S. Koch, 89 Wild Creek Drive, Jim Thorpe, property at 345 Wild Creek Drive, $155,000.

Jeffrey Raines to Caramia Raines, P.O. Box 674, Albrightsville, Lot 120, Hickory Run Forest, $1.

Jeffrey Raines to Jeffrey Raines, 505 Stoney Mountain Road, Jim Thorpe, Lot 124, Hickory Run Forest, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to U.S. Bank, N.A., San Diego, Calif., property at 26 Robertson Road, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Homesales, Inc., San Diego, Calif., property at 11 Lenox Ave., Albrightsville, $1.

Russell W. Morello Jr. to Jeffrey J. Valocchi, Downingtown, Pa., property at 28 Lindsay Mews, Albrightsville, $473,000.

Victoria Trigone to George A. Boltman, 277 Mountainview Drive, Jim Thorpe, Lot 4, Section G, Laurel Hill Area, Bear Creek Lakes, $175,000.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., property at 555 Behrens Road, $1.