Fees and Filings

The Registry accepts Cash or Check payments only.
No Recording after 4pm.

When mailing in recordings, please include a self-addressed, postage prepaid return envelope with your documents and send them to the main office at:
Registry of Deeds
44 Bank Row
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Recording Fees

Declaration of Homestead $35.00
Declaration of Trust $225.00
Deed $125.00
Federal Tax Liens $5.00
Mortgage $175.00
Mortgage Foreclosure Deed & Affidavit $125.00
Mortgage Discharge/Partial Release of Mortgage $75.00
Municipal Lien Certificate $65.00
Plans (recorded per sheet) $75.00
UCC Documents $45.00
All Other Documents $75.00

Main Features

  1. Standardizes fees for Recorded and Registered Land
  2. Fee is for entire document regardless of the pages
  3. Eliminates charge for extra marginal references
  4. Standardizes recording fees for plans