North Carolina Recorders Information

Register of Deeds

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Real estate deeds that transfer property in North Carolina can be recorded to provide constructive notice of the transfer. In most cases, real estate documents are recorded by the register of deeds in the county where the property is located.

North Carolina Statute 47-17.1 requires that the preparer of a document must be named on the first page of it.