Register of Deeds

Welcome to the Kalamazoo County Register of Deeds website. The Register of Deeds is the keeper of the Public Record for land documents. The recording of your document, by this office, does not make your document legal. It makes your document public. The office of the Register of Deeds’ duty is to record, index into a searchable database, and to preserve these records and their integrity while protecting individual property rights, and to do so in a timely manner.

The Register of Deeds is a constitutional office of Michigan established in 1835. As the keeper of all public land records within Kalamazoo County, the duties of the Register of Deeds include: recording, indexing, and retaining documents that convey or encumber property within Kalamazoo County. The office staff does not perform title searches and are prohibited from providing legal advice on any land record document for recording.

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Contact Us

Meredith Place 
Clerk / Register of Deeds

John Curran
Chief Deputy Clerk / Register of Deeds 

Aneta Bailey
Deputy Register of Deeds 

Physical Address
201 West Kalamazoo Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Phone: 269-383-8970
Hablo español

Fax: 269-384-8143

Office Hours
8:00am - 4:30pm Monday
8:00am - 4:30pm Tuesday
9:00am - 4:30pm Wednesday
8:00am - 4:30pm Thursday
8:00am - 4:30pm Friday

The Kalamazoo County Clerk's Office is available to process CPL applications between 8:00AM-4:00PM.

Closed on Holidays