Register of Deeds:
Bernard J. Youngblood

International Center Building
400 Monroe Street, 7th floor
Detroit, MI    48226-2925

(313) 224-5850

Office Hours:
M-F 8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Version: 2017.1.11

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Bernard J. Youngblood
Register of Deeds


Wayne County Register of Deeds offers three options for searching Wayne County land records.

  1. A free Grantor/Grantee Index Search to search indexed data only at no charge. No documents may be viewed or printed.
  2. On-Demand, pay as you go credit card accounts that allow for full legal searches and the viewing and printing of documents.
  3. Commercial Accounts for high volume users.

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The Wayne County Register of Deeds Office will not increase its recording fees on October 1, 2016. We are currently reviewing our fees and will provide notice if we decide to change the fees.

The Register of Deeds Office will be closed on:

Monday, January 16, 2017 - Martin Luther King Jr Day
Friday, April 14th, 2017 Closes at 11:45am - Good Friday
Monday, May 29, 2017 - Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - Independence Day
Monday, September 4, 2017 - Labor Day
Monday, October 9, 2017 -Columbus Day
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 24, 2017 - Day after Thanksgiving
Friday, December 22, 2017 through Monday, January 1, 2018 - Christmas Break


Requests for searches by mail should be sent to:

International Center Bldg.
Wayne County Register of Deeds
400 Monroe-7th Floor
Detroit, MI. 48226-2925


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