Register of Deeds
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"Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty."
John Adams, US President 1797-1801
Goal / Mission Statement
"To treat every customer with courtesy and respect and to maintain the integrity of the land records for the citizens of Van Buren County and for future generations."
Friday August 3, 2018 The office will be closed from 12:00-1:15PM
**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.