County Clerk Consumer Storm Alert: County Clerk Can Help Replace Vital Documents Destroyed by Hurricane Sandy
October 31, 2012
Copies of Deeds and Mortgage Documents can be obtained from Westchester County Clerk’s Office
WHITE PLAINS, NY: Westchester County Clerk Timothy C. Idoni wants to reassure Westchester County residents and business owners not to worry about replacing vital records such as deeds and mortgage documents that may have been damaged or destroyed as a result of Hurricane Sandy. “All deed and mortgage documents for property located in Westchester County are recorded and safely maintained at the County Clerk’s office,” began County Clerk Idoni. “Certified copies of these documents, which are legally equivalent to the original, can be issued quickly,” he stated.
There is a nominal fee of $5.00 for up to four pages for a certified copy of your land record, with an additional $1 charged for each additional page. A photocopy is even less expensive.
For additional information or assistance with obtaining a copy of your deed or mortgage papers, please visit www.WestchesterClerk.com or call (914)995-3082.