Pursuant to the passing of multiple Texas Legislative bills, a variety of fees have changed starting in 2014.  Below are the changes our customers will see on their settlement statements dated January 1st and after.
 
County Recording Fees:

  •  Hood County

    • 2013 Fee:  $16 for the first page plus $4 each additional page
    • 2014 Fee: $21 for the first page plus $4 each additional page
    • E-Recording Fees:  Stay the same
  • Somervell County
  • 2013 Fee:  $16 for the first page plus $4 each additional page
  • 2014 Fee: $26 for the first page plus $4 each additional page
  • E-Recording Fees:  Not available in Somervell County
     

Guaranty Policy Fee:

  • The previous fee of $2 has been dismissed.

 
 NEW – Guaranty Assessment Recoupment Fee:

  • The fee of $1.80 will be added for only during 2014 on each owner and loan policy. 

 
If you have any questions, please contact your escrow officer. 
Adjusted net sheets will be available shortly.