Statutory Fee Details

Statutory Fees

Act. No. 346 Public Acts of 1990
Effective January 1, 1991
MCLA 600.2567 

Recording Fees:

For entering and RECORDING any DEED, MORTGAGE, LIS PENDENS, CERTIFIED COPY, or OTHER INSTRUMENT:

  All documents will cost $30 to record regardless of the number of pages.  
     
     
     

 
Assignment and Discharge Fees:

For any document which assigns or discharges more than one instrument:

  $3.00 shall be added to the recording fee for each additional instrument so assigned or discharged.  


Warranty Deeds - Land Contracts:

A tax certificate must be obtained from the County Treasurer's Office prior to recording any of the following [MCLA 211.135]:

  Warranty Deed  
  Any Deed which contains a covenant of warranty  
  Land Contract  
  Assignment of Land Contract with warranty clause  


Tax Cerficicates: $5.00


From Schedule of Fees for Recording and Filing Instruments; Office of Register of Deeds in the State of Michigan, document MLM 904, Revised 2001.