Adjustment to Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder Schedule of Fees for New Real Estate Fraud Prosecution Trust Fund

Clerk Recorder

Effective June 1, 2017, the Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder Schedule of Fees, as set forth in County Ordinance Code 2.90.030, will be adjusted to reflect a $3 increase for certain recording fees in accordance with action taken by the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors (Resolution No. 075141) to fund the County’s newly created Real Estate Fraud Prosecution Trust Fund.

The Trust Fund will be administered by the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office for the purpose of real estate fraud investigation and prosecution.

The $3 recording fee adjustment will apply to certain real estate instruments, in accordance with Government Code Section 27388. For specific type of documents, please see Fee Schedule.

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