The Beaufort County Register of Deeds serves as custodian and manager of a number of official public records. Documents related to real estate transactions are recorded, indexed, and managed in the Register of Deeds Office. Registration of such documents gives legal public notice as to title and is vital to property ownership and finance.
The following information is also available in the Register of Deeds' office:
An online record search for real estate documents and vital record indices will soon be available for documents or certificates recorded on or after January 1, 1995. A link to the site will be provided in the near future.