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Published September 14. 2013 09:01AM

Revenue from deeds

Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 192 deeds, 253 mortgages and 505 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 $33,941.43. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $28,145.50; data processing fees, $2,217.04; notaries, $20; commission on transfers and writs, $2,352.59; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $1,206.30.

McCall remitted $475 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 $116,293.77, the same amount that was forwarded to the state in realty transfer taxes.

McCall deposited $2,859 in the Recorder of Deeds Record Improvement Fund and $1,906 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, $6,835,70 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 $299,449.17.

Deeds recorded

Franklin Township

Stanislaw Chryc to Tadeusz Kesek, 250 Plantation Drive, Lehighton, Lot 8, Section II Plantation, $20,000.

Lawrence Marra Sr. to Township of Franklin, 900 Fairyland Road, Lehighton, property at 16 Willow St., $1.

Donald H. Dorward Sr. to Donald H. Dorward Sr., 922 Rock St., Lehighton, various parcels, $1.

Harry Berger to Harry Berger, 212 Briar St., Palmerton, property at 212 Briar St., $1.

Jim Thorpe

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, Mclean, Va., property at 89 E. Third St., $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal National Mortgage Association, Dallas, Tex., property at 80 W. Seventh St., $1.

County of Carbon to Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation, Allentown, property on State Rt. 209, $1.

Rosemary A. Kuhn to Richard T. Kuhn, 257 W. Fifth St., Jim Thorpe, parcel No. 82-14-A40.05, $1.

Kidder Township

Lawrence A. Miller to Lawrence A. Miller, Rehoboth Beach, Del., Snow Ridge Village Unit B123, $1.

Eileen Avino to Eileen Avino, 127 Hennings Drive, Albrightsville, property at 127 Hennings Drive, $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., property at 48 Tanglewood Drive, Albrightsville, $1.

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., to Mildred A. Walton, Beachwood, N.J., property at 1011 Upper Laurel Creek Road, Albrightsville, $30,000.


Sheriff of Carbon County to HSBC Bank, U.S.A., N.A., Fort Mill, S.C., property at 235 W. Abbott St., $1.

Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., property at 309 W. Abbott St., $1.

Peter J. Madsen to David B. Kennedy, 37 W. Ridge St., Lansford, property at 37 W. Ridge St., $42,500.

Lausanne Township

Kenneth J. Miller to Kenneth J. Miller, 1011 Buck Mountain Road, Weatherly, property at 1101 Buck Mountain Road, $1.

Lower Towamensing Township

Sheriff of Carbon County to U.S. Bank, N.A., Salt Lake City, Utah, property at 3030 Hemlock St., $1.

Karen K. Anthony to Shane E. Anthony, 495 Oak St., Palmerton, Gladys Kresge Lot 1, $1.

Mahoning Township

Elizabeth T. Nosal to Lehighton New Building, L.P., 21 Blakeslee Blvd., Lehighton, property at 760 Ashtown Drive, $550,000.

Sheriff of Carbon County to U.S. Bank, N.A., Fort Mill, S.C., property at 205 Packerton Hollow Road, $1.

Thomas Howard Schafer to Carol C. Etheridge, 1596 Twin Crest Drive, Lehighton, property at 1596 Twin Crest Drive, $550,000.


Joseph Ciarvella to Dennis L. Ball, 355 W. Iron St., P.O. Box 2, Summit Hill, property at 59 E. Garibaldi Ave., $60,000.


Scott R. Siegfried to Jose C. Amorim, 1027 Circle Drive, Palmerton, property at 1027 Circle Drive, $250,000.

Donald Wenner to Kenneth A. Palmer, 639 Columbia Ave., Palmerton, property at 639 Columbia Ave., $177,000.

Todd M. Hrycyszyn to Todd M. Hrycyszyn, 12 W. Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, property at 12 W. Lafayette Ave., $1.

Penn Forest Township

Dolores M. Henry to Dolorey M. Henry, 136 Indian Trail, Jim Thorpe, property at 136 Indian Trail, $1.

Kyle Struble to Stephen Sennott, 173 Nossirah Road, Albrightsville, property at 173 Nossirah Road, $115,000.

Summit Hill

New Tripoli Bank to PKR Enterprises, LLC, 909 Iron St., Lehighton, property at 83 and 84 W. White Bear Drive, $85,000.

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