Councilman warns homeowners to beware deed service

A councilman is warning Bronx and other homeowners to beware a company selling deeds for high prices.

Diane Marks received a letter from FastDeeds.com asking her if she wanted to purchase a copy of the deed for her Bronx home for $90. Marks said she's glad she consulted someone before paying up."The reality is, they can get a copy of their deed for $5 through the city of New York," Councilman James Vacca said.Residents can go to Bronx County Clerks Office to obtain the information.

News 12 The Bronx's calls to FastDeeds.com went unanswered.

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