- October 03, 2016
- All North Carolina Issuing Offices
- UNDERWRITING - Recording Fee Change
Beginning October 1, 2016, the fee to record a Deed of Trust in North Carolina will change.
The fee change was authorized by Session Law 2016-86 to comply with closing disclosure requirements established by the Federal Truth in Lending and Real Estate Settlement Procedure Acts.
The fee to record a Deed of Trust will increase from $56 for the first 15 pages, plus $4 for each additional page, to $64 for the first 35 pages, plus $4 for each additional page.
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