Each LegalZoom Real Estate Deed Transfer package offers exceptional value and comes backed by a 100% satisfaction guarantee and lifetime customer support.
|The real estate deed transfer packages include:|
|LegalZoom Peace of Mind Review™|
|Title research to determine the precise legal description of your property (map, block and lot number) and method of holding title|
|Creation of the real estate deed for your signature|
|Filing the deed with the County Recorder's Office, including payment of all required fees|
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|Expedited processing of the deed. Your deed will be processed and sent to you for signature within 2 business days. Processing for the Standard package takes 5-7 business days.|
|Expedited filing of the deed with the county recorder's office. If your county allows for e-recording, we will electronically file your deed and send you an email confirmation of the submission within 1 business day of receiving your signed deed. If your county does not allow for e-recording, we will use a walk-in or courier service to deliver the deed for filing. You'll receive an email confirmation of the recording from us within 2 weeks. Please note, the county recorder's office may take longer to deliver a copy of the recorded deed due to administrative delays.|
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*Fees include initial applicable state, county, and local recording fees and taxes and may also include LegalZoom handling and processing charges. Additional taxes and fees may be required by a governmental agency when the deed is recorded.
+ In Alabama, a Deed Transfer Tax must be paid based on the assessed value of the property. Because of this, we do not offer deed preparation and recording services in this state.
++ For a small percentage of properties in Florida, a Documentary Stamp Tax is required at a rate of $0.70 per $100 owed on any existing mortgage. This tax is not included at checkout. You will be contacted to confirm and approve the additional tax amount at the time of transfer.
+++For properties located in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, the country recorder requires two deeds to be recorded in order to provide a copy of a new deed. Therefore, an additional $40 recording fee is included at checkout. Additionally, if you include a Warranty Deed with your order, an additional $325 transfer tax charge will be included at checkout.
++++ For non-residential properties located in New York, an additional $125 recording fee will be added to the price listed above at checkout.
+++++ For properties located in Washington County, Oregon, a transfer tax is required at a rate of $1.00 per $1,000 of assessed value. This tax is not included at checkout. You will be contacted to confirm and approve the additional tax amount at the time of transfer.
++++++ For properties located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, an additional county recording fee of $215 will be added to the price above at checkout.
+++++++ LegalZoom does not offer Quitclaim deeds for properties located in Texas and Virginia. Instead, Warranty Deeds are available.
******** Transferring property in Texas from a deceased individual to his or her spouse requires an Affidavit of Heirship and an additional $100 fee will be included at checkout.