** County Clerk Covid 19 response - updated noon, Tues. 03/24/2020 **
The County Clerk's Office is still recording documents, with the following clarifications:
* The office is closed to the public. We will have a dropbox outside our office door for documents to be recorded.
* Documents can be mailed to us or sent to us via e-recording.
* Search Companies should be contacted directly if they need to look at documents prior to recording. We will not facilitate getting documents to the search companies for you.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions prior to contacting us.
**NOTE: As of March 13, 2020 there is a $10 increase to the cost of recording deeds for residential property in New York State. This increase allows for the notification of grantors that a transaction has taken place that affects their ownership of real property, as per an amendment to Section 291 of the Real Property Law. This increase will NOT apply to commercial or agricultural property.**