Revenue from deeds

Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 158 deeds, 206 mortgages and 414 other writs during the month of January.

As a result of those transactions, McCall turned over to the Carbon County General Fund the sum of $27,925.51. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $23,178.50; data processing fees, $2,060; notaries, $40; commission on transfers and writs, $1,603.91; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $1,034.10.

McCall remitted $389 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 $78,747.90, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.

McCall deposited $2,334 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,556 in the Carbon County Records Improvement Fund, these being fees assessed by state law on each transaction for records management needs. An additional $16,591 was collected and remitted to the state for its Judicial Computer System program.

Also, $5,859.90 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 $212,151.21.

Deeds recorded

Penn Forest Township

Falcon Crest Homes, Inc., to Nelly I. Reyes, 1 Highridge Road, Albrightsville, property at 1 Highridge Road, $125,000.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal National Mortgage Association, Philadelphia, property at 61 Brittany Drive, Albrightsville, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal National Mortgage Association, Philadelphia, property at 405 Junco Lane, Albrightsville, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, Carrollton, Tex., property at 36 Colville Trail, Albrightsville, $1.

Pearl Disabatino to James F. Gillingham Jr., Elkins Park, Pa., property at 12 Beechwood Drive, $95,000.

Teddy C. Hymel to John G. Coleman Sr., Mount Joy, Pa., Lot 763, Section II, Towamensing Trails, $130,000.

Michael Feeney to Samuel A. Demaio Jr., Sicklerville, Pa., property at 7 Shoshone Circle, $165,000.

Monica Jones to William Jones, Oreland, Pa., Lot 2486, Section Mountain View, Mt. Pocahontas, $1.

United States of America to Wayne Fetterman, Hatfield, Pa., Lot 1155, Section III, Towamensing Trails, $105,000.

Joseph L. Lepak Revocable Living Trust to Joseph L. Lepak, Philadelphia, two transactions, Lot 261, Section B, $150,038.50, and Lot 262, Section B, both in Pleasant Valley West, $13,570.50.

Ciavarella Construction, Inc., to Christopher Vargas, Saddle Brook, N.J., Lot M 1391, Section III, Towamensing Trails, $20,000.

Wayne Fetterman to Wayne Fetterman, Hatfield, Pa., Lot 1155, Section III, Towamensing Trails, $1.

Michael D. Erdman to Keith A. Goldan, Downingtown, Pa., lots 1A and 1B, Behrens Subdivision, $16,000.

Ines Roman to Francia Peterson, Maplewood, N.J., one-half interest in Lot 1158, Section 6, Mt. Pocahontas, $1.

Navy Federal Credit Union to Juan Nunez, Bronx, N.Y., property at 51 Powhatan Trail, a/k/a 1698 Powhatan Terrace, Albrightsville, $83,900.

Robert A. Trayes to Lynette Angstadt, Allentown, property at 1256 Chesapeake, $1.