Can I prepare my own deed?

Yes, but it usually is a good idea to have someone with a certain expertise in the field such as a Real Estate Agent, Attorney or Title Company prepare it for you to make sure it is correct. Employees of the Recorder’s office may not do this for you.

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1. What are the hours of the recorder of deeds office?
2. How far back do the records go?
3. What are the recording fees?
4. May I do recording by mail?
5. Can I get information over the phone?
6. How long does it take to get papers back?
7. How do I get a copy of my deed or mortgage?
8. Can I prepare my own deed?