Iowa Land Records Reaches 20/20 Goal

Iowa Land Records Reaches 20/20 Goal

Making public records accessible online to the public and the real estate industry is a core legislative mandate for the Iowa Land Records system. Section 331.604 of the Iowa code includes the following charge: “developing county and statewide internet sites to...
Iowa Land Records CY 2020 Budget Adopted

Iowa Land Records CY 2020 Budget Adopted

The Electronic Services System (ESS) Coordinating Committee, the body overseeing the operations of the Iowa Land Records system, approved the 2020 annual budget at their quarterly meeting on November 7, 2019. The annual budget projects total revenue to be...
Recording Fees in Iowa – How Do They Compare?

Recording Fees in Iowa – How Do They Compare?

Recording fees are charged by Iowa counties, and the resources from those fees are used to pay for the cost of providing the recording service as well as other related services including maintaining the public archive of recording documents and providing various means...