Auditor reports on real estate documentation


Defiance County Auditor Marlene Goodwin has released her January report. She reported 170 real estate transfers and 66 conveyances. Conveyance fees totaled $15,619.30 with a real estate sales value of $5,203,810.24. Goodwin reminds the public that homestead reduction applications are available to be signed in her office. Residents are asked to bring in 2003 tax return or income information. For those unable to come in, the forms will be mailed at a later date.