Are grantor/grantee indexes in county courthouses public record?

Asked on August 14, 2012 under Estate Planning, West Virginia

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Do you mean are the county clerk record recording the transfer of deeds a public record?  Yes they are indeed.  You can go down to the county clerk's office to look up a property generally by what is known as "block" and "lot" in most states.  It could also be by property address depending.  Good luck.


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