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Recorder Offices in Burke County

Burke County Register of Deeds
201 South Green Street, Morganton, North Carolina 28680
8:00am-5:00pm M-F
Phone: (828) 438-5450
Burke County Register of Deeds  201 South Green Street,  Morganton, North Carolina, 28680

 
 
 
Burke County Recorder of Deeds
Burke County Recorder Information
The recorder in Burke County is responsible for recording and maintaining records related to real property situated in the County.
Recording Fees
To record a deed or other conveyance of real property, the fee is $26 for the first 15 pages and $4 for each additional page.

To record a deed of trust, the fee is $56 for the first 15 pages and $4 for each additional page.

The Revenue Stamp is $2 per $1,000 of the sales price.
Document Formatting Requirements
• Documents should be submitted on white 8.5x11 inch or 8.5x14 inch paper.

• Typing or printing should be in black ink, in a minimum font size of 10 point. Documents should have single-sided printing only. Blanks in the document can be filled in with pen; corrections can also be made in pen, but black ink must be used.

• At the top of the first page, there should be a 3 inch margin. All other margins should be at least 1/4 inch on the first page and on subsequent pages.

• Immediately below the 3 inch margin at the top of the first page, there should be a brief title that indicates the nature of the document (i.e. general warranty deed, special warranty deed, quitclaim deed, etc.)

• The submitter must report the amount of taxes due to the Register of Deeds. Before the instrument can be recorded, the Register of Deeds must collect the taxes due and should mark the instrument to indicate that the tax has been paid.

• Deeds should include the name of the person who prepared the document. The name should be prefaced with the words “Prepared by,” or “Drawn by.”

• The first page needs to contain return address information. This should be prefaced with the words “Return to.”

• If recording a gift deed, it must be stated on the first page. If the deed is not a gift, excise taxes and consideration amounts are due upon recording.

• Instruments must be signed and notarized.
 
E-Recording
We may be able to e-record your deed documents in Burke County, Click Here for more information.
Forms
Burke County Real Estate Deed Forms

Quit Claim Deed Form
Warranty Deed Form
Special Warranty Deed Form
Grant Deed Form
Easement Deed Form
Correction Deed Form
Supplemental Documents
No supplemental documents at this time.
 
 
 
Information
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