Housing and Community Development

Title Search and Escrow Opening


This service allows the processing of the following Registration and Titling Online Transactions with a credit card:

Informal Title Search - $25.00 Fee
Formal Title Search - $35.00 Fee
Notice of Escrow Opening - $35.00 Fee


  1. Have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. This installation must be made to print documents from this service.

  2. Have established an Online Transaction Account. An Account must be established to allow your name and address to be recorded for certain transactions and to provide the ability to reprint documents from this service. Once you establish an Account with your preferred Login ID, you may use that ID to quickly log onto the service to process transactions in the future.

  3. Have the decal number, serial number(s) or HUD label/HCD insignia number(s) for the manufactured home, mobilehome or commercial modular Unit. One of these numbers must be used to search for a Unit and process a transaction.

  4. Have a Visa or MasterCard credit card. Credit card numbers must be entered for each transaction and are not stored on the Account or on the Department's records.


  1. Click here to Establish an Online Transaction Account.

  2. If you already have an Online Transaction Account and wish to process a transaction or need a reprint of a prior transaction, logon here with your Login ID.

Login ID

Title Search and Escrow Opening — Login

Housing and Community Development — Wed Jul 29 19:04:42 PDT 2015

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