The following documents are recorded and available to view in-office. Copies may be obtained.

Affidavits and Powers of Attorney
Condemnations
Contracts and Mortgages
Covenants
Deeds and Easements
*Financing Statements – Realty
Foreclosures
Forfeitures
Leases
Ordinances
Plats, Surveys and Corner Certificates
Releases and assignments

Recording fees for each document/instrument/transaction recorded:  $7.00 for the first page and $5.00 for each additional page.

*Effective July 1, 2001 only UCC Financing Statements containing realty-related collateral -(a) fixtures, (b) as – extracted collateral or (c) Timber to be cut – should be filed in the land recording offices. These realty-related collateral filings should be filed where the land is located.

The recording fee for these documents is $7.00 for the first page and $5.00 for each additional page.

In addition to realty related documents, these miscellaneous documents are also recorded:

Federal Tax Liens
Internal Revenue Service
Department of Justice
State Tax Liens
Iowa Department of Revenue and Finance
Iowa Workforce Development