Revenue from deeds
Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 209 deeds, 258 mortgages and 499 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 $35,166.65. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $28,473.50; data processing fees, $1,781.50; notaries, $50; commission on transfers and writs, $3,621.45; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $1,240.20.
McCall remitted $483 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 $180,271.53, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.
McCall deposited $2,901 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,934 in the Carbon County Records Improvement Fund, these being fees assessed by state law on each transaction for records management needs. An additional $20,844.50 was collected and remitted to the state for its Judicial Computer System program.
Also, $7,027.80 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 $428,900.01.
Penn Forest Township
U.S. Bank, N.A., to John Crossan, Havertown, Pa., Towamensing Trails Lot 28, Section 1, $45,000.
Rhodo Mountain Estates Homeowners Association to Jan Jurrissen, Kittery Point, Maine, property along Unionville Road, Albrightsville, $1.
Rhodo Mountain Estates Homeowners Association to Rhodo Mountain Estates Homeowners Association, P.O. Box 181, Jim Thorpe, property along Unionville Road, Albrightsville, $1.
Susan S. Gittelman to John Duccilli, Schwenksville, Pa., Lot 1022, Section III, Towamensing Trails, $119,500.
Andrew Dasilva to Richard Jacoby, Stroudsburg, Lot 210, Section D, Indian Mountain Lakes, $48,500.
Michele DiCostanzo to Philip R. Nilsen, P.O. Box 894, Albrightsville, property at 88 Chapman Circle, Albrightsville, $130,000.
Robert C. Marzen to Leo V. Marzen, 18 W. 10th St., Jim Thorpe, Lot 9, Section C, Indian Trail Area, Bear Creek Lakes, $1.
Paul W. Baskowsky to Pollyanna G. Hartman, Hamburg, Pa., Lot 2, Section D, Indian Trail Area, Bear Creek Lakes, $127,000.
Lawrence S. Close to Edward T. McKenna, West Deptford, N.J., Lot 1270, Section V, Towamensing Trails, $7,000.
Wesley J. Nace to Roger C. Heidlebaugh, 143 Broad Mountain View Drive, Jim Thorpe, property at 143 Broad Mountain View Drive, $208,900.
Dorothy M.J. Howell to John A. Siano, Middle Village, N.Y., property at 16 Pool Drive, $135,000.
Lukasz G. Pintal to William M. Mauro, Sellersville, Pa., property at 9 Maple Lane, $142,000.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., property at 983 Sitting Wolf St., a/k/a 17 Sitting Wolf Lane, Albrightsville, $1.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., property at 497 Kilmer Trail, Albrightsville, $1.
Bert D. Strohl Jr. to Bert D. Strohl Jr., 159 Panther Run Road, Jim Thorpe, Lot 323, Section 2, Bear Creek Lakes, Penn Forest Streams, $1.
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to William M. Morris, Mohnton, Pa., property at 121 Milton Way, Albrightsville, $45,000.
Gertrud Mortensen to Doris DiTolla, Maywood, N.J., Lot 272, Section II, Beltzville Lake Estates, $1.