Register of Deeds
We are proud to serve the citizens of Rutherford County and strive to provide prompt and professional service. Take time and browse our website for information that may be helpful to you and feel free to contact our office with any questions you may have regarding our services and the records we keep.
The Rutherford County Register of Deeds maintains all real estate records recorded in this office dating back as early as the 1700's. These documents are public record and range from real estate conveyances, deeds of trust, cancellations of deeds of trust, assumed names, powers of attorney, road maintenance agreements, plats, separation agreements and more.
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Director: Rachel Thomas (email)
229 North Main Street
Post Office Box 551
Rutherfordton NC 28139
Record room: 828-287-6195
Hours: 8:30-5:00 Monday - Friday
The Register of Deeds office accepts CASH OR CHECK ONLY FOR PAYMENT
Notice of Microfilm Process - Beginning in Register of Deeds Office January 1, 2017