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Lake County, Ohio - Recorder

Recorder Announcements


Please contact this office with any questions you may have in regards to obtaining a copy of your deed by mail or email. Deeds recorded 1986 to present can be emailed to you for free.


On July 1, 2009,  HB 525 went into effect which created standardized guidelines for documents recorded in this office. Documents that do not comform to the standard guidelines will still be accepted, but a $20.00 penalty fee will be charged. (ORC §317.114)

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    Welcome to the Lake County Recorder's Web Site!

    Ann Radcliff Dear Resident,
    Our goal is to provide prompt, efficient and accurate service to the public.
    Our priority is to keep meeting the high standards expected by you of your public officials.

    We hope that this website helps you in your search and is a valuable resource to your interaction with this office.
    Ann M. Radcliffe
    Lake County Recorder

    This office will be CLOSED:
    Monday, December 26th and Monday, January 2nd for the
    Christmas and New Year's holidays.

    NOTE: We do not accept deeds or any transfers through the mail.