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About Perry County Recorder

 

 

Perry County Recorder

Jackie Hoover

P.O. Box 147
Perry County Courthouse - First Floor
105 North Main Street
New Lexington, OH  43748

(740) 342-2494 - Phone
(740) 342-5539 - Fax

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Email: pcrecorder@perrycountyohio.net

Click HERE to go to the Ohio Land Records web page and select Perry County to search.

 

Documents Filed in the Recorders Office

  • Deeds — Warranty, Quit Claim, Survivorship, Sheriff
  • Mortgages — Mortgage Releases, Assumptions, Assignments, Subordinations, Waivers of Priority
  • Certificates of Transfer
  • Affidavits
  • Easements
  • Leases
  • Land Contract
  • Plats
  • Condominiums
  • Partnerships
  • Power of Attorney
  • Trusts
  • Miscellaneous Records
  • Zoning Resolutions, Maps, and Amendments
  • Annexations
  • State Centerline Surveys
  • Street Name Changes
  • Vacating of Streets and Alleys
  • Military Service Discharges – Veterans I.D.
  • Financing Statement
  • Corporation Mergers
  • Name Changes
  • Liens — Mechanic's, Notice of Commencement, Recognizance Bond, Corrupt Activity, Medicaid Fraud, Unemployment Compensation, Worker's Compensation, Personal Tax, Federal Tax, and Child Support Liens

 

Recorder's fees for recordings:

  • $28.00 for the first two pages
  • $8.00 for each additional page
  • $20.00 fee if the document does not meet the standardization requirements
  • $4.00 for each marginal reference that is indexed

 

Recorder's fees for copy requests:

  • $2.00 per page if document(s) is emailed or faxed
  • $1.00 per page to print in office
  • $1.00 to certify document

 

Acceptable forms of payment include cash, check and money order.

Please make checks payable to the Perry County Recorder. Checks payable to second or third parties will not be accepted.

The Recorder's fees are set in accordance with the Ohio Revised Code section 317.32

 

Document Standardization

 

New Document Standardization Guidelines Effective July 1, 2009!

House Bill 525 went into effect July 1st, 2009. This new law (ORC 317.114) creates  standardization guidelines for documents that are recorded in this office.

Click HERE to view/download the document template. Please print on legal size paper.

 

The guidelines are as follows:

  • Computer font size of at least 10 point;
  • Minimum paper size — 8 1/2  x 11, Maximum paper size 8 1/2 x 14;
  • Black or Blue ink ONLY;
  • No use of highlighting;
  • Margins of 1 inch on each side of the page and on the bottom;
  • 3 inch margin on the top of the first page, reserved for recorder, auditor, and engineer;
  • 1 1/2 inch margin on the top of each of the remaining pages.

 

If a document signed does not conform to these guidelines, an additional recording fee of $20.00 will be collected.

This law does not apply to:

  • Any document from any court or taxing authority;
  • Plats;
  • DD214's;
  • Any state or federal document;
  • Any document executed before the effective date of this law.

 

Upcoming Events
Free December 2018 Legal Clinic Dec 04, 2018 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Schedule Your Mammogram Today! Dec 20, 2018 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr., New Lexington, OH 43764
Schedule Your Mammogram Today! Apr 12, 2019 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr., New Lexington, OH 43764
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