Revenue from deeds
Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 171 deeds, 166 mortgages and 318 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 $24,212.42. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $19,622.50; data processing fees, $1,741.75; notaries, $30; commission on transfers and writs, $1,977.57; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $840.60.
McCall remitted $327.50 in state writ taxes to the commonwealth's Department of Revenue, while Carbon County municipalities and school districts shared realty transfer tax disbursements totaling $97.026.91, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.
McCall deposited $1,971 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,314 in the Carbon County Records Improvement Fund, these being fees assessed by state law on each transaction for records management needs. An additional $13,700.50 was collected and remitted to the state for its Judicial Computer System program.
Also, $4,763.40 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 $240,342.64.
Penn Forest Township
Michele Y. Wilson to Michele Y. Wilson, Bronx, N.Y., property at 1 Sycamore Circle, Albrightsville, $1.
Deutsche Bank National Trust Company to Bruce E. Smith, Hatboro, property at 208 Poplar Drive, Albrightsville, $32,299.
Charles J. Osifat to Charles A. Osifat, 6 White Birch Lane, Jim Thorpe, property at 6 White Birch Lane, $1.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Bank of America, N.A., Plano, Texas, property at 10 Lackawanna Trail, Albrightsville, $1.
Sheriff of Carbon County of Citimortgage, Inc., O'Fallon, Mo., property at 27 Mountain View Drive, a/k/a 130 Mountain View Drive, $1.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal National Mortgage Association, Dallas, Texas, property at 597 Towamensing Trails, a/k/a 290 Towamensing Trails, Albrightsville, $1.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Bank of New York Mellon, West Palm Beach, Fla., property at 9 Bear Creek Road, $1.
Richard C. Gallagher to Donald Little, Levittown, Lot 2A, Stoney Creek Acres South, $10,088.
Barbara Cuspilich to Joshua C. Absher, P.O. Box 2132, Albrightsville, property at 634 Towamensing Trails, Albrightsville, $115,000.
Billy R. Williams to Patricia Kavinski, Garfield, N.J., Lot V568, Section V, Towamensing Trails, $10,000.
Wayne C. Amore to William T. Morecraft III, 4 Bayberry Road, Jim Thorpe, property at 4 Bayberry Road, $210,000.
Christian Fotache to Anatoly Cherkassky, Holland, Lot 1203, Section III, Towamensing Trails, $138,000.
Federal National Mortgage Association to Krzystof Dziurawiec, 290 Brittany Drive, Albrightsville, property at 290 Brittany Drive, $170,000.
Robert M. Carbo to Robert M. Carbo Revocable Trust, Germantown, Md., Towamensing Trails Lot 717, Section II, $1.
Melanie A. Fischer to Melanie A. Fischer, Wilmington, Del., property at 85 S. Lake Area, Bear Creek Lakes, $1.
Angelo Coveos to Gurunanak Enterprise, LLC, Gettysburg, property at 1583 State Route 903, $765,000.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal National Mortgage Association, Dallas, Texas, property at 121 Mohawk Trail, Albrightsville, $1.