Frequently Asked Questions

What is your mailing address? 
Register of Deeds
Post Office Box 551
229 N. Main Street, Suite 202A
Rutherfordton, NC 28139

What are your hours of operation? 
The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

What are your recording hours?
Documents should be in the office by 4:30 to allow time for same day recording.

How do I obtain a copy of my deed?
You may obtain a copy via internet, mail or in person.

Can anyone access the information contained in the Register of Deeds Office?
Yes, all information in our office is public record with the exception of Military Records.

How do I transfer names on a deed? 
You will need to have a new deed prepared and we recommend you see an attorney for this service.