Carbon County property transfers
Revenue from deeds
Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 150 deeds, 222 mortgages and 350 other writs during the month of May.
As a result of those transactions, McCall turned over to the Carbon County General Fund the sum of $26,581.61. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $21,093.50; data processing fees, $1,904.75; notaries, $80; commission on transfers and writs, $2,560.76; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $942.60.
McCall remitted $361 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 $127,377.24, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.
McCall deposited $2,157 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,438 in the Carbon County Records Improvement Fund, these being fees assessed by state law on each transaction for records management needs. An additional $15,345.50 was collected and remitted to the state for its Judicial Computer System program.
Also, $5,341.40 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 $305,978.99.
Penn Forest Township
Theresa Cobbs to Theresa Cobbs, Brooklyn, N.Y., two transactions, property at 1561 Stage Road, $1 each.
Nicole Foleno to Karl J. Guinan Jr., 49 Shawnee Trail, Albrightsville, property at 49 Shawnee Trail, $1.
Garland Zoppy to Kerry Burrows, 58 Oneida Trail, Albrightsville, Lot 2599, Section Tall Trees, Mount Pocahontas, $6,020.
Leonardo Velez to William M. Mullen, 61 Broad Mountain View Drive, Jim Thorpe, property at 61 Broad Mountain View Drive, $142,600.
Joseph W. George to Rodney Clauser, Pottstown, Lot 123, North Lake Area, Bear Creek Lakes, $189,000.
Sheriff of Carbon County to PNC Mortgage, Miamisburg, Ohio, property at 923 Tamarack Terrace, a/k/a 40 Tamarack Terrace, Albrightsville, $1.
Sheriff of Carbon County to Bank of New York Mellon, Simi Valley, Calif., property at 1355 Lipo Way, $1.
Tracy McMahon to Thomas G. Dougherty, Abington, Pa., property at 34 Hopkins Circle, Albrightsville, $260,000.
Household Finance Consumer Discount Company to Abraham Bondar, New York, N.Y., property at 15 Vista Drive, Albrightsville, $46,500.
Charles Fortunato to Robert Daniel Morschauser, Carlisle, Pa., property at 140 W. Creek Road, Lehighton, $120,000.
L & M Custom Homes, Inc., to Lawrence Duffey Jr., Collingswood, N.J., property at 41 Whitman Lane, Albrightsville, $118,000.
Kal-Tac, Inc., to Lila K. Sierra, 8 Wampum Court, Albrightsville, Mt. Pocahontas Lot 1815, Section 5, $8,000.
Allan Farrell to John F. Person, 181 Brittany Drive, Albrightsville, property at 181 Brittany Drive, $275,000.
John Cella to David P. Geistwite, Harrisburg, property at 165 Eliot Lane, Albrightsville, $180,000.
Martin Gittelman to Susan S. Gittelman, Lake Worth, Fla., Lot 1022, Section III, Towamensing Trails, $1.
Steven Frank to Hilario Lucero, 39 Junco Lane, Albrightsville, property at 39 Junco lane, $116,495.
Dennis J. Nace to Dennis J. Nace, 62 Wintergreen Lane, Jim Thorpe, property at 62 Wintergreen Lane, $1.
Visionary Homes, LLC, to Christine Leontis, New Hyde Park, N.Y., property at 2222 Spokane Road (29 Minisink Trail), Albrightsville, $190,000.
Household Finance Consumer Discount Company to Marc S. Keitel, Manorville, N.Y., property at 503 Hunt Trail, Albrightsville, $48,000.