Yes, all records filed in the Register of Deeds office are public records. Anyone can view and obtain a copy of a public document in the office.
No, we do not furnish forms.
No, North Carolina law prohibits the Register of Deeds from giving legal advice or referrals.
We can only tell you the amount of the excise tax stamp affixed to the deed at the time it was recorded.
You will need to consult an attorney. We do not perform title searches.
No, that information may be obtained from the Tax Department.
No, they are filed in the Estate division of the Clerk of Superior Court’s office.
We have subdivision and condominium plats on file, not individual surveys.
Divorces are on file in the Clerk of Superior Court’s office.
You will have to have a new deed drawn up and filed. It is recommended that you consult an attorney.
A tax of $1.00 per $500.00 (more easily calculated as $2.00 per $1,000.00) of the purchase price is mandated by NC state law to be paid by the grantor or seller.