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Howard County Iowa - Real Estate Information


Real Estate Information and Forms

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Real Estate Information


The Howard County Recorder is responsible for land records management, maintaining and recording a wide variety of official documents affecting real estate and numerous other valuable miscellaneous documents.

The office collects real estate transfer tax for the Iowa Department of Revenue and collects and reports the County Auditor's fee on transfer of property..

Land Records Management
Recording Information & Fees
Document Formatting Standards

Howard County Recorder's Contact

Howard County Courthouse
137 North Elm Street
Cresco IA 52136

Monday - Friday 8:00am -  4:30pm

Phone Number: (563) 547-9210
Fax Number:

County Recorder: Cherri L. Caffrey

Deputy Recorder: Roxann Vokaty
PT Clerk: Lori Balik