Dec. 4, 2014, PONTIAC ï¿½ Oakland County Clerk/Register of
Deeds Lisa Brown is warning residents about companies that charge fees for
services that the county offers for free.
ï¿½If you get a solicitation from a company offering to help
you access property records, please disregard it and call our office,ï¿½ Brown
said. ï¿½My staff is here to assist Oakland County residents at absolutely no
charge. There will always be unscrupulous companies offering to ï¿½helpï¿½ property
owners. I want to make sure our residents understand that these often are scams
and that property records are available at our office for $1 per page.ï¿½
The Oakland County Register of Deeds Office retains property
records for Oakland County. Access to these documents is available at the
office or through two online resources: U.S. Land Records and the countyï¿½s new
The Oakland County Register of Deeds Office can be reached
at (248) 858-0597. The website is http://www.oakgov.com/clerkrod;
click on the green ï¿½Search for Property Recordsï¿½ icon on the right side of the
page. Residents can visit the office at 1200 N. Telegraph Road in Pontiac.
Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.