- December 04, 2015
- All New York State Agents, Office Counsel, and Managers
- Nassau County Clerk Block Fee Increase; Nassau County Assessor Tax Map Verification Fee Increase; Effective December 7, 2015
This bulletin is to advise that Section 19-17.0 of the Nassau County Administrative Code has been amended to increase the Nassau County Clerk block recording fee from $150.00 to $300.00. This increase takes effect on Monday, December 7, 2015.
In separate legislation, the Tax Map Verification Letter fee has increased from $75.00 to $225.00. This increase also takes effect on Monday, December 7, 2015.
Once further information is obtained from either the Nassau County Clerk or Assessor, we will inform you.
Please contact underwriting counsel at 212-922-0050 in the event you have any questions.
THIS BULLETIN IS FURNISHED TO INFORM YOU OF CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS. AS A REMINDER, YOU ARE CHARGED WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE CONTENT ON VIRTUAL UNDERWRITER AS IT EXISTS FROM TIME TO TIME AS IT APPLIES TO YOU, AS WELL AS ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS. OUR UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS DO NOT AUTHORIZE OUR ISSUING AGENTS TO ENGAGE IN SETTLEMENTS OR CLOSINGS ON BEHALF OF STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT INTENDED TO DIRECT YOUR ESCROW OR SETTLEMENT PRACTICES OR TO CHANGE PROVISIONS OF APPLICABLE UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS. CONFIDENTIAL, PROPRIETARY, OR NONPUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION SHOULD NEVER BE SHARED OR DISSEMINATED EXCEPT AS ALLOWED BY LAW. IF APPLICABLE STATE LAW OR REGULATION IMPOSES ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS, YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO COMPLY WITH THOSE REQUIREMENTS.