Recorder's Office

Services & Responsibilities

The Muscatine County Recorders office is responsible for recording all real estate documents; issuing boat, snow and ATV registrations and titles; issue hunting and fishing licenses; filing birth, death and marriage records; and issuing certified copies of vital records in Muscatine County.

The Recorder administers the following documents:

  • Affidavits
  • Assignments and Releases
  • Bill of Sales
  • Change of Titles
  • Condemnations
  • Contracts
  • Corner Certificates
  • Deeds
  • Easements
  • Leases
  • Military Service Records (DD-214)
  • Mortgages
  • Plats, Survey and Corner Certificates
  • Power of Attorney
  • Tax Liens (State and Federal)
  • Trade Names
  • UCC Fixture Filings