Recorder of Deeds - Fee Charges
Effective January 1, 2012, exclusive of any surcharge applicable pursuant to D.C. Official Code 42-1211 (2011 Supp.) or other provision of law, the following fees shall be charged for recording documents and obtaining copies of documents in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds:
(a) One hundred fifty dollars ($150) for the recordation of any and all deeds of trust, mortgages, modifications to deeds of trust, amendments to deeds of trust, or amended and restated deeds of trust;
(b) Twenty-five dollars ($25) for the recordation of all other documents;
(c) Two dollars and twenty- five cents ($2.25) per page for a copy of a document; and
(d) Two dollars and twenty - five cents ($2.25) per document for certification of a copied document.
The surcharge fee ($6.50 per document) remains in effect and is an additional fee to (a) and (b) above.
Please direct all questions or comments to Recorder of Deeds, Ida Williams, at (202) 442-8610 or firstname.lastname@example.org.