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 "Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty." - John Adams, US President 1797-1801

Please Note! Fees for Recording and Transfer Tax are Cash or Check Only. Checks are made Payable to: Register of Deeds 

Due to the unusually high volume of copy requests, please allow up to 2 working days to fill online copy orders until further notice. Thank you for your understanding in this matter.

**Effective October 1, 2016 in the State of Michigan**

Regardless of the number of pages, ALL DOCUMENTS will cost $30.00 to record. All recordings must arrive in our office 9-30-16 for pre-Oct 1st fees. This cost is inclusive of the Michigan Remonumentation and Register Automation fees. For a document that assigns or discharges more than 1 instrument, the cost will be $3.00 for each instrument assigned or discharged (in addition to the $30 flat fee). To tax certify a recorded document and to certify copies will cost $5. Copies remain $1 per page.

The information on this web page was created as a public service by the Van Buren Register of Deeds. The information on this site is intended to be accurate, complete, and timely. Van Buren County and the Van Buren County Register of Deeds do not warrant the accuracy of the information contained herein nor is it responsible for any errors or omissions and assumes no liability for the web page or the index on the public terminals in our office. This page may relate to legal issues, it is not legal advice. This site includes links to other sites on the internet. Van Buren County and the Van Buren Register of Deeds do not endorse any linked sites or assume responsibility for the content of those sites.

The Register of Deeds office places a Liber & Page number on each record that is filed, for the purpose of storage and retrieval from the computerized records in our office. The Liber & Page and the index are not court records.