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A copy of your deed is available in the Register of Deeds office for less than $3.


If your deed was recorded after 1998, you can obtain a copy online for free!

Just call our office and we will be happy to help you find and print it.

Call us at 785-8168 or 785-8404.

You can also contact your closing attorney who can provide a copy for you.
Beware of solicitations requesting a large sum of money for a “Property Profile”. 

Your Lexington County Register of Deeds office is here to help you.


General Information


The Lexington County Register of Deeds (ROD) office is a recording and public service office. The primary function of the ROD office is to record, maintain and preserve all land records for the County and make them readily available for public viewing. All recording of documents must be in accordance with South Carolina laws and County ordinances. Documents recorded by the ROD office include deeds, mortgages, mortgage satisfactions, powers of attorney, mechanic’s liens, tax liens, plats, uniform commercial code filings and other real property transactions.

The ROD office also assists the public with inquiries concerning land records. We welcome your questions and will do our best to find the answers to them. If you do not find the information you are looking for at this site, please come by our office, call us, or email us at

All records in the Register of Deeds office are Public Record and are available in our office as well as being available online. Our online information includes data from 8/1/1984 through the current date, and images of documents are available from 1/1/1998 through the current date.

Lexington County is proud that we are able to make Electronic Recording for legal documents available to the legal community. To make this time-saving, cost-saving, and very efficient method of recording documents part of your business model, please contact any of the vendors listed below. They are happy to talk with you and answer any questions you may have.  

 Electronic Recording Partners Network – ePN  
 Corporation Service Company CSC