Title Companies may find the following information helpful and we encourage you to read this before applying for a Resale Certificate or Statement of Account:
The Annual Assessment for 2019 is $775 and was payable in full by January 1, 2019.
There is no Special Assessment planned for 2019. A Special Assessment was raised in 2017 for $2,500 for the purchase of 32.5 acres of waterfront land from the LCRA. This was payable in full or by 5 annual installments of $500. The remaining two installments are payable by January 10 annually or in full on sale or transfer of property.
Resale Certificate and Transfer Fees
All sales or transfers of real estate within Ridge Harbor and a limited number of properties on CR414 who previously elected to be part of Ridge Harbor require a Resale Certificate and must pay a Transfer Fee. If in doubt as to whether a pending transaction is part of Ridge Harbor please contact us. We realize that realtors provide a form to prospective purchasers where they can indicate whether they want a Resale Certificate or not. The cost of a Resale Certificate or a simple Statement of Account is the same and we will only issue Resale Certificates.
The Transfer Fee is currently $300 of which $50 is payable prior to the issue the Resale Certificate or Statement of Account. This must be paid by check sent to our address - see Contact Us. or by completing the Resale Certificate Request and pay by credit or debit card or PayPal. The certificate and attachments will be emailed to you generally by close of business next working day after payment has been received. The balance of the Transfer Fee, $250, is payable on Closing.
Expedited Resale Certificate
If you want a Resale Certificate quickly and are not paying by credit or debit card then you must order by email and mail us a check for $100 which includes a fee of $50 for expediting. As soon as you confirm that you have placed the check in the mail, we will issue the certificate. The balance of the Transfer Fee of $250 is still payable on Closing.
- On Closing we require you to send us the following:
- A check for the total amount due to us including the balance of the Transfer Fee, $250, and any other amount owing as shown in the Resale Certificate together with interest at the rate of 18% per annum until Closing, where relevant.
- A copy of the Warranty Deed.
- Legibly completed New Property Owner Form.
Note: All information you require is included in our Resale Certificate and attachments. We will not complete any other inquiry form you may send us.
Request for Resale Certificate
You may request a Resale Certificate by email or completing this form.
Payments by Debit or Credit Card
We charge a convenience fee of $2 for a standard Resale Certificate and $4 for an expedited one.
When you click the SUBMIT button at the end of the form you are taken to another page where you have the opportunity to make your credit card payment.