County Government
County Recorder - Real Estate Land Records
Dawn T. Goldman
Contact   Hours
101 S. Main
Sigourney, Iowa 52591
Phone: 641-622-2540
Monday thru Friday (8:00am - 4:30pm)
The office will be closed on 2020 official holidays.

Keokuk County became a county in 1844 and Grantor/Grantee indexes began in 1844.  Land record information is public record under Iowa Code Chapter 22, Examination of Public Records (Open Records) Law.  Records are available for examination in the office.

The following are some of the documents that are recorded in the Keokuk County Land Recorder's System:

  • Deeds
  • Mortgages
  • Contracts
  • Plats & Surveys
  • Section Corner Certificates
  • Assignments & Releases
  • State & Federal Tax Liens
  • Easements
  • Military Service Records
  • Trade Names
  • Affidavits
  • Condemnations
  • Leases
  • Agreements
  • Bills of Sales
  • Power of Attorney 

Iowa Land Records - Your primary source for information about recorded real estate documents in Iowa.  Iowa County Recorder's Association Official statewide website.

Forms & Links

 Iowa Secretary of State - Notary Forms/UCC Forms/Corporate Forms
 Iowa Department of Revenue & Finance
 Iowa Real Estate Transfer Tax Chart
 Iowa RE Transfer Tax and Groundwater Hazard Statement Exemption List
 IDRF Declaration of Value and Instructions
 Iowa DNR Groundwater Hazard Statement Form
 Iowa Groundwater Hazard Statement Rules
 Trade Name Form