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Recorder Offices in Comal County

Comal County Clerk
150 N Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, Texas 78130-5146
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (830) 620-5515
Comal County Clerk 150 N Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, Texas, 78130-5146

 
 
 
Comal County Recorder of Deeds
Comal County Recorder Information
The recorder in Comal County is responsible for recording and maintaining records related to real property situated in the County.
Recording Fees
The fee to record a deed or deed of trust is $16 for the first page. Each additional page or fraction of a page is $4.

Each additional grantor or grantee in excess of five to be indexed is 25 cents.

If there is no heading on the top of the first page of the document, an additional $5 fee will apply.

If the grantee's address is not included, double the amount of the filing fee or a flat fee of $25 (whichever amount is greater) will be charged.

If names are not printed underneath original signatures, double the filing fee for that page ($5 for the first page or $4 for additional pages) will be charged.

Non-certified copies are $1 per page. A clerk's certification fee is $5.

Additional postage for over-sized copies is $1.

Document Formatting Requirements
The County Clerk in Comal County, Texas is responsible for recording real property records for the county. Warranty deeds, mortgages, and many other instruments relating to transfers of property are recorded with the County Clerk. The clerk also maintains an index of the recorded documents, which are available for public inspection.

Recording Guidelines

- A copy of an instrument may not be recorded in the office of the county clerk. Certified copies may be accepted. An instrument must be in the English language to be recorded.

- A conveyance of an estate of inheritance, a freehold, or an estate for more than one year, in land and in tenements should be in writing and must be subscribed and delivered by the conveyor (the grantor) or by the grantor's agent authorized in writing. Instruments must be acknowledged or proved as required by law. Signatures must be original.

- A document page is considered to be one side of a sheet of white paper measuring 8.5 x 11 inches or 8.5 x 14 inches. The paper should be of sufficient weight, substance, and color so that printing or typing does not bleed through. If riders or attachments are used, they must also comply with the size requirements and should not be larger than the page. Only one rider or attachment can be attached to a page.

- The text should be printed in a font size of at least 8 point and in black ink. Printing, typing, and handwriting should be legible.

- At the top of the first page, provide a document heading or caption that identifies the type of recordable transaction.

- Instruments will not be recorded unless the mailing address of each grantee is provided either on the instrument itself or in a separate writing that is signed by the grantor or grantee and is attached to the instrument. If this information is not provided as requested, additional fees will apply to the transaction.

- Names must be legibly printed or typed underneath signatures.

- A legal description of the real property is required.

- An instrument transferring an interest in real property to or from an individual must include a notice at the top of the first page in 12 point boldface type or 12 point uppercase letters and reads substantially as follows: NOTICE OF CONFIDENTIALITY RIGHTS: IF YOU ARE A NATURAL PERSON, YOU MAY REMOVE OR STRIKE ANY OR ALL OF THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION FROM ANY INSTRUMENT THAT TRANSFERS AN INTEREST IN REAL PROPERTY BEFORE IT IS FILED FOR RECORD IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS: YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER OR YOUR DRIVER'S LICENSE NUMBER.


 
E-Recording
We may be able to e-record your deed documents in Comal County, Click Here for more information.
Forms
Comal County Real Estate Deed Forms

Quit Claim Deed Form
Warranty Deed Form
Special Warranty Deed Form
Grant Deed Form
Easement Deed Form
Long Form Deed of Trust Form
Short Form Deed of Trust Form
Enhanced Life Estate Deed Form
Disclaimer of Interest Form
Release of Lien Form
Correction Deed Form
Supplemental Documents
No supplemental documents at this time.
 
 
 
Information
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