Patricia L. Swenson - County Recorder
Recorder's Office News...
The Recorder's office is now making all recorded Corner Certificates available to find via search and to download directly from the website. This new online service is intended to help improve customer service for those interested parties by allowing self-service access to the documents at their convenience. Please see our Corner Certificates Online page.
The U.S. Department of State's family travel campaign promotes parents applying early for their child's passport before the busy summer travel season. The campaign runs through May and June. As part of the campaign, people are encouraged to watch a short video that explains how to apply for a child's passport. Watch video...
Beginning Monday, April 2, 2018 the passport acceptance fee will increase from $25.00 to $35.00, per the U.S. Department of State. Other fees for passport application services remain the same.
As a reminder - the Recorder's office can provide a copy of recorded property deeds at no cost. Many residents have reported receiving unsolicited mailings (example) that are attempting to charge money for something you can obtain for FREE. The office recommends you ignore mailings such as these.
Document searches and land record viewing has never been easier! Search Becker County land records 24/7 with a credit card at www.idocmarket.com.
To protect, preserve, and record documents relating to Real Estate and Vital Statistics in a methodical manner for posterity in legal and security purposes. To serve the public in a prompt, courteous and effective manner.
The Becker County Recorder is the custodian of all real estate records in Becker County.
The Recorder also processes requests for any certified copies of vital records. This office also serves as a Passport Agent
for the US Dept. of State Passport Services. We take professional passport photos for a fee. We also handle your simple
research requests or assist you with more difficult research.
It is our sincere hope that the following links and forms will help you with your research:
Real Estate Recording: