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District Of Columbia - District Of Columbia County Correction Deed Forms

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Correction Deed
State
District Of Columbia
Area
District Of Columbia County
Price
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Included Forms

All District Of Columbia County specific forms and documents listed below are included in your immediate download package:


District Of Columbia County Correction Deed Form Page 1

Correction Deed Form - District Of Columbia County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 3/25/2021

District Of Columbia County Correction Deed Guide Page 1

Correction Deed Guide - District Of Columbia County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 11/24/2021

District Of Columbia County Completed Example of the Correction Deed Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Correction Deed Document - District Of Columbia County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 11/11/2021

Included Supplemental Documents

The Following District Of Columbia and District Of Columbia County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Seller Disclosure Statement (District Of Columbia Document)


Document Intake Sheet (District Of Columbia Document)


Spousal Affidavit (District Of Columbia Document)


Re-recording Certification Form (District Of Columbia Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment - Individual (District Of Columbia Document)


Recordation and Transfer Tax Form FP7/C (District Of Columbia Document)


Domestic Partnership Affidavit (District Of Columbia Document)


Jurat (District Of Columbia Document)


Recordation Tax Exemptions - ROD 7 (District Of Columbia Document)


Parental Affidavit (District Of Columbia Document)


Transfer Tax Exemptions - ROD 8 (District Of Columbia Document)


Grandparent Affidavit (District Of Columbia Document)


Documentation Required for Claiming Exemptions - ROD 4 (District Of Columbia Document)


Security Affidavit Class 1 - ROD 21 (District Of Columbia Document)


Affidavit Addendum Form FP 7/CA (District Of Columbia Document)


Homeownership Exemption Program (District Of Columbia 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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  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in District Of Columbia County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by District Of Columbia County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
  • Do I have to enter all of my property information online?
    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
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Areas covered by these Correction Deed Forms:

  • District Of Columbia County

Including:

  • Naval Anacost Annex
  • Washington
  • Washington Navy Yard

What is the District Of Columbia Correction Deed?

Use the correction deed to amend an error in a previously recorded deed of conveyance, such as a warranty or quitclaim deed, in the District of Columbia.

Correcting a deed helps to prevent title flaws, which may cause problems when the current owner attempts to sell the property. In D.C., errors in a previously recorded deed can be corrected by a means of a re-recording certificate or by preparing and recording a new correction deed, which does not convey title but confirm the prior conveyance.

The D.C. recorder's office provides a form, titled Re-Recording Certificate, on its site. It is a one-page form, on which the relevant information must be re-entered: the party requesting the re-recording (section I), the property description (section II), and all party names (section III). The reason for requesting a re-recordation must be given in section IV.

In addition, the relevant and corrected pages must be attached to the re-recording form. Make sure to copy the entire deed prior to making any corrections on it since section V requires that it be submitted as well. In the final certification section (VI), the re-recording certificate must be signed in the presence of a notary and acknowledged by him or her. The page total submitted this is easily double that of the original deed or of a correction deed.

For small errors that can be corrected directly on the relevant page(s) of the prior deed, the recording certificate might be a good option. For lengthier modifications, the best option is to prepare and record a new correction deed, executed from the original grantor to the original grantee. Apart from supplying the corrected information, it must identify the reason for correcting and reference the prior deed by date, recording number and title.

For certain types of changes, however, a correction of any kind may not be appropriate. Adding or removing a grantee, for example, or changing the manner in which title is held, or making material changes to the legal description, especially deleting a portion of the originally transferred property, may all require a new deed of conveyance instead of correcting the original deed. When correcting the legal description or plat identification, it may be a good idea to have all parties, grantor(s) and grantee(s), sign the corrective deed. When in doubt about what instrument to choose, consult with a lawyer.

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