Forms of Payment

All monies payable to a public trustee at any foreclosure sale under the provisions of this article or upon redemption or cure under the provisions of article 38* of this title shall be in the form of: 

  • Cash
  • Cashier's Check
  • Electronic Transer
  • Teller's Check

Cashier's Checks and Teller's Checks must be made payable to the Public Trustee and must also be issued by a financial institution as defined in section 15-15-201 (4), C.R.S.*, licensed to do business in the state of Colorado.

No Personal Checks are Accepted.

  • Public Trustee Fee $15
  • Recording Fee for a one-page release: $13 (additional pages $5 each)
  • Total fee for a one-page release: $28
  • To be applied to Fee and Expenses (C.R.S. 38-38-107[2]*)
  • Minimum deposit: $650

Note: A foreclosure is deemed open when the Notice of Election and Demand is recorded (C.R.S. 38-38-101[3])* and the fee is collectable at that time.

  • For amounts under $480,000: $150
  • For amounts over $480,000: 1/32 of 1%*

*Original Principal Balance or Outstanding Principal Balances of the Promissory Note - whichever is less

  • If all publications have been completed: $0
  • If not all publications have been completed: $75
  • Resale when sale held is violation of bankruptcy stay: $50
  • Public Trustee Withdrawal Fee: $35
  • Recording Fee for one-page Withdrawal $13
  • Total fee for a one-page Withdrawal: $48
  • Accepting Intent to Redeem from Lienor or Encumbrancer (owner exempt): $50
  • Public Trustee Fee for Processing and Executing a Certificate of Redemption: $30
  • Recording a one-page Certificate of Redemption: $13
  • Total fee for a one-page Certificate of Redemption: $43
  • Public Trustee Fee for Executing a Confirmation Deed: $30
  • Recording a one-page Confirmation Deed: $13
  • Total for a one-page page Confirmation Deed: $43
  • Recording documents: $13
  • Each additional page: $5