Official Website for Fayette County, Iowa

Recorder


Contact Information


Officeholder

Karen Ford

Fayette County Recorder

 

Mail

Fayette County Recorder

114 North Vine Street

PO Box 226

West Union, Iowa 52175

 

Phone

563-422-3687 

 

Fax

563-422-3739 

 

Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:00pm

Saturday & Sunday

Closed

 

Staff

Kristie Reierson

Deputy Recorder

 

Carol Ann Langreck

Clerk

Duties of the County Recorder


The office of County Recorder was created by the First Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Iowa in 1839 and is responsible for recording and maintaining official records affecting title to real estate including, but not limited to, deeds, contracts, mortgages, assignments, releases, federal and state tax liens, affidavits, plats and surveys, section corner certificates, easements, condemnations, trade names, leases, 28E and drainage agreements, bills of sale, articles of incorporation, financing statements, and numerous other documents.

Additional Duties
Military Records
Real Estate
Recorder's DNR Services
Vital Records