The Cook County Recorder of Deeds maintains a range of real estate ownership documents for a county government. Recorders of Deeds ensure the accuracy of property, land, and Cook County property tax records by preserving records related to property ownership. These county records include transfer of property such as deeds and titles as well as property tax records. Recorders of Deeds may keep property appraisal reports, property Cook County tax assessments, and records of tax liens and foreclosures. These property documents list information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and a history of the property's sales, making them valuable resources for current owners, prospective buyers, and genealogical researchers in Cook County, Illinois. The Cook County Recorder may provide online access to their records.
Cook County Recorder of Deeds Chicago IL 118 North Clark Street 60602 312-603-5050