Title Insurance Rates

 

Approximate title insurance premiums can be obtained by utilizing the rate calculator. CLICK HERE. *Lenders or other insured may require policy endorsements which may carry separate charges

Title Insurance Rates in New York state are governed by the state under the supervision of the Department of Financial Services in cooperation with TIRSA. We will gladly furnish exact quotes for all premiums and charges.

Ancillary Fees and Charges

Ancillary information searches are subject to New York State sales tax which is in addition to stated fee.

 

Examination and Research Charges

  • Certificate of Good Standing ----- $100
  • Escrow Services start at ---- $75
  • Overnight Delivery ----- $25
  • Survey Inspection ----- $100
  • Abstract of Title (Full) ----- $150-$500
  • Certified copies of recorded documents ----- cost + $20
  • Bankruptcy Search ----- $25
  • Patriot Act Search ----- $25
  • Co-op ----- $350
  • Record Search / Full Last Owner ----- $75-$175
  • Judgment & Lien ----- $50-$100
  • Record Search / Foreclosure ---- $125-$250
  • Continuation Search ----- &25-$50
  • Construction Loan Continuation (after first 5) ----- $200
  • UCC Search (State & County) ----- $50 + cost of copies
  • Mortgage Payoff Charge ("Pickup") ---- $125

Municipal Searches

  • Dutchess ----- $150-$250
  • Putnam ----- $150-$250
  • Orange ----- $150-$250
  • Ulster ----- $150-$250
  • Westchester ----- $150-$350
  • Rockland ----- contact office
  • Sullivan ----- contact office
  • Nassau & Suffolk -----$300
  • Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, NYC, Staten Island ----- $200-$500
  • Commercial Properties ----- contact office

Recording Charges

  • Recording Act Compliance Charge ----- $100
  • Dutchess, Putnam and Orange Counties
    • Deeds ----- $50 per document and $5 per page
      • These ancillary forms must accompany all deeds submitted
        • NYS RPT-5217 ----- $125 for 1-2 Family Residential
                                        $250 All Other Properties
        • NYS TP 584 ----- $5 per form
    • NYS Transfer Tax ----- $2 per portion of each $500 consideration
    • Local transfer tax may exist -----(contact office)
    • Mortgages ----- $50 per document + $5 per page
    • Mortgage Tax -----varies by county and property type (contact office)
    • Section 253 + 255 Affidavit ----- $5 each
  • These are actual charges collected by each county clerk.*

*Subtle differences exist between each county clerk's office. Most actual recording charges can be obtained from each clerk's website. A general NYS County link is available here. New York State

Our office would be glad to review your documents with you for exact recording charges and suitability for clerk requirements.