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Correction Deed
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San Diego County
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California - San Diego County Correction Deed Forms

All San Diego County specific forms and documents listed below are included in your immediate download package:


San Diego County Correction Deed Form Page 1

Correction Deed Form - San Diego County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 11/2/2021

San Diego County Correction Deed Guide Page 1

Correction Deed Guide - San Diego County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 10/19/2021

San Diego County Completed Example of the Correction Deed Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Correction Deed Document - San Diego County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 9/22/2021

Included Supplemental Documents

The Following California and San Diego County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Preliminary Change of Ownership Report (San Diego County Document)


Transfer Tax Exemptions List (San Diego County Document)


Declaration of Homestead Form (San Diego County Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment (San Diego County Document)


Building Homes and Jobs Act (San Diego County Document)


Prelimiary Change of Ownership - Instructions (San Diego County Document)


Declaration of Homestead Spouse Form (San Diego County Document)


Jurat (San Diego County Document)


Building Homes and Jobs Act - Fee Grid (San Diego County Document)


Instructions for Declaration of Homestead Forms (San Diego County Document)


Declaration of Exemption Form (San Diego County Document)


Declaration of Abandonment of Declared Homestead Form (San Diego County Document)


Grandparent to Grandchild Exclusion Form (San Diego County Document)


Affidavit of Cotenant Residency (San Diego County Document)


Parent to Child Exclusion Form (San Diego County Document)


Change in Ownership Statement - Death of Real Property Owner (San Diego County Document)


Transfer Tax Exemptions List (California Document)


Preliminary Change of Ownership Report (California Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment (California Document)


Building Homes and Jobs Act (California Document)


Jurat (California Document)


Declaration of Exemption Form (California Document)


Parent to Child Exclusion Form (California Document)


Grandparent to Grandchild Exclusion Form (California Document)


Affidavit of Cotenant Residency (California Document)


Change in Ownership Statement - Death of Real Property Owner (California Document)


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How long does it take to get my forms?
    • Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.
  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by the state or local jurisdiction. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.
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  • Can the forms be re-used?
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  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in San Diego County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by San Diego County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
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Areas covered by these Correction Deed Forms:

  • San Diego County

Including:

  • Alpine
  • Bonita
  • Bonsall
  • Borrego Springs
  • Boulevard
  • Camp Pendleton
  • Campo
  • Cardiff By The Sea
  • Carlsbad
  • Chula Vista
  • Coronado
  • Del Mar
  • Descanso
  • Dulzura
  • El Cajon
  • Encinitas
  • Escondido
  • Fallbrook
  • Guatay
  • Imperial Beach
  • Jacumba
  • Jamul
  • Julian
  • La Jolla
  • La Mesa
  • Lakeside
  • Lemon Grove
  • Lincoln Acres
  • Mount Laguna
  • National City
  • Oceanside
  • Pala
  • Palomar Mountain
  • Pauma Valley
  • Pine Valley
  • Potrero
  • Poway
  • Ramona
  • Ranchita
  • Rancho Santa Fe
  • San Diego
  • San Luis Rey
  • San Marcos
  • San Ysidro
  • Santa Ysabel
  • Santee
  • Solana Beach
  • Spring Valley
  • Tecate
  • Valley Center
  • Vista
  • Warner Springs

What is the California Correction Deed?

Corrective Affidavits in California

Typically, any rerecorded document must be resigned and acknowledged as a new document. However, an erroneous document will not be recorded as a new document if it is presented with a corrective affidavit (Cal. Gov. Code 27201.). A corrective affidavit is a statutory device under Cal. Gov. Code 27201, used to correct a minor error in a document that has been recorded at an earlier date.

Minor errors are those that, when corrected, cause no actual change in the substance of the document. Section 27201 of the Government Code states that a corrective affidavit can only be used to correct the following: an incorrect or missing return address; a clarification of illegible text; an incorrect or missing printed or typed name near the signature; or an incorrect or missing documentary transfer tax amount due.

More extensive corrections to recorded documents typically require a new deed. Adding or removing a grantee, for example, or making material changes to the legal description, may all require a new document of conveyance. When in doubt about the appropriate vehicle to address the error, consult with a lawyer.

A correction deed is exempt from transfer tax because no transfer is being made, and no consideration is exchanged (Cal. Rev. and Tax. Code 11911). Some counties demand a documentary transfer tax affidavit stating the reason for the exemption, to be filed in addition to the other documents being recorded, so check the county recorder's website to confirm any local requirements.

For the correction to be valid, the affidavit must be attached to the original recorded document with a cover sheet complying with Cal. Gov. Code 27361.6, stating the reason for rerecording on the cover sheet, by the person who submitted the original document for recording (Cal. Gov. Code 27201.).

The affidavit itself must include the information corrected, be certified by the party submitting the affidavit under penalty of perjury, and be acknowledged pursuant to Cal. Gov. Code 27287. The affidavit can be acknowledged by any one of the officials listed in Cal. Civ. Code 1181. Finally, the form must meet all state and local standards for recorded documents. Submit the completed affidavit, along with any necessary supporting materials, to the local recording office to correct and update the public data.

This article is provided for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal advice. Contact an attorney with questions about corrective affidavits, or for any other issues related to real property in California.

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