Register of Deeds


Register of Deeds

The Register of Deeds Office is where people record documents relating to land transactions. Different types of deeds as well as land contracts, mortgages, liens, surveys, land corners and lease agreements are recorded at the Office. The Office also has copies of plats and corner records.  

Office location:
705 S. Stephenson Ave., Iron Mountain MI  49801
(906) 774-0955  
Dickinson County officials as of 11-2020

Register of Deeds:
Carol Bronzyk
Shannon Lundholm
Eileen Matchett

How does someone search for documents? 

Register of Deeds online search   
Simple searches can be performed by the Register of Deeds staff using a legal description and/or name provided, depending on the date of recording. For in-depth searches, customers will need to contact a local title Company or an independent title searcher. We do not perform title searches.

 Michigan Real Estate Transfer Tax

Please note:
This office DOES NOT PREPARE DOCUMENTS and DOES NOT ANSWER LEGAL QUESTIONS.  We do simple searches only—we do not provide title searches. Please contact an attorney if you need legal assistance, or your local title company for assistance with in-depth searches.

How much does this research cost?

Tract Index Fee (recordings prior to 1994) = $6.25 per 15 min.
Computer Search Fee (recordings after 1994) = $5 per search
Copies = $1 per page (paper or PDF copy)
Search fees can be paid with cash, check or credit.

Methods of payment accepted:

  • Cash (not able to break large bills)
  • Checks and Money orders 
       Please make checks and money orders payable to: “Register of Deeds”
  • Credit card use incurs service fee 
       Credit card payments must include:  Full Name on Card, Card Number & Expiration Date (MM/YY), 3-Digit V-Code & Billing Address.