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Mobile Home Title Transfer – What you need to know
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Click here for information regarding the documentation required to transfer a Florida title.
Would you like to complete your transaction by mail? Click here to visit our Title by Mail page.
The Property Appraiser's Office should be notified when you purchase a mobile home so the property tax records can be changed.
Cost – The average cost to title and register a double wide mobile home for the first time is $240, excluding the 6 percent sales tax (plus any applicable discretionary tax). For a detailed listing of costs, visit our motor vehicle fees page.
Recording a Lien – If you would like to record a lien at the time the title transfer is taking place, be prepared to provide us with the name and address of the lien holder. In some cases you will need a Notice of Lien form completed before a lien is recorded. The cost is $2 per lien.
Note: It is the customer's responsibility to complete this affidavit. If an error is made and caught by the Department of Revenue, the liability is on the customer, not our office.
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