NEW CALIFORNIA REAL ESTATE TRANSACTION FEE LAW

Commencing January 1, 2018, in addition to any other recording fees specified a fee of seventy-five dollars ($75) is required  at the time of recording of every real estate instrument, paper, or notice required or permitted by law to be recorded, except those expressly exempted from payment of recording fees, per each single transaction per parcel of real property.

There is a cap of ($225). “Real estate instrument, paper, or notice” is referring to any a document relating to real property, including, : deed, grant deed, trustee’s deed, deed of trust, alienation, quit claim deed, fictitious deed of trust, assignment of deed of trust, request for notice of default, abstract of judgment, subordination agreement, declaration of homestead, abandonment of homestead, notice of default, release or discharge, easement, notice of trustee sale, notice of completion, U.C.C. financing statement, mechanic’s lien, maps, and covenants, conditions, and restrictions….for more see link here  Source: California Legislative Information