Lee County, Iowa Recorders fees for services are listed on this page.

  Lee County, Iowa - Recorder Information
  Recording Information & Fees

Lee County Recorder/Registrar charges the following amounts for services listed.
Copies: $.50 per page
Certified Copies: $5.00 certification fee, plus $.50 per page copy fee
RECORDING FEES (Effective from July 1, 2011)
$7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 for each additional page
Plats of survey: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 for each additional page
Documents that convey property: $7.00 for 1st page, plus $5.00 for each additional page, PLUS Auditor transfer fee of $5.00 for each township section or city block

Mail to and make checks payable to:
Lee County Recorder
933 Avenue H, PO Box 190
Fort Madison, IA 52627
Phone: 319-376-1070
Fax #: 319-372-7033
  Separate checks for recording fees and real estate transfer tax appreciated
Send a self-addressed stamped return envelope with all filings
Documentprocessing can take up to two weeks

When Referencing a Related Document:
  If filed before January 1, 1997, please use a Book and Page (Example: Book 247 Page 34).

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