Polk County Title Deed (Iowa)

Search for Polk County, IA title deeds. A title deed search can provide information on property titles, property sales, property transfers, property sale prices, previous owners, current owners, proof of ownership, property descriptions, zoning rules, sale and use rules, and sale prices for property.


Polk County Recorders of Deeds maintain real estate ownership documents for a county or local government in Polk County, Iowa. The office ensures the accuracy of property, land, and property tax records, and as part of this responsibility, Recorders of Deeds keep title deeds. These Polk County title deeds provide information on property transfers, including the names of previous and current owners, a description of the property, and the purchase price. They act as proof of ownership and also list zoning rules for the property. Polk County Recorders of Deeds typically provide online access to their title deeds.

Polk County Recorder of Deeds Des Moines IA 111 Court Avenue 50309 515-286-3160


Polk County Clerk Offices operate at the county or local level and their primary purpose is the preservation of public records in Polk County, Iowa. Clerk Offices maintain a number of property-related records, including Polk County title deeds. These Polk County deeds provide information on property transfers, such as the names of the previous and current owners, the purchase price, and a description of the property. Title deeds act as proof of ownership and they may also contain information about the size of the Polk County property and any zoning rules. Clerk Offices often provide online access to their title deed records.

Altoona City Clerk Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-5136

Des Moines City Clerk Des Moines IA 400 East 1st Street 50309 515-283-4141

Mitchellville City Clerk Mitchellville IA 204 Center Avenue North 50169 515-967-2935

Polk County Clerk Des Moines IA 500 Mulberry Street 50309 515-286-3772


Polk County Town and City Halls provide several municipal functions for their jurisdiction, and as part of their responsibilities they maintain important records for their town or city in Polk County, Iowa. This includes title deeds, which act as proof of ownership and typically contain information about the property being sold, its size, and any zoning or use rules. Title deeds also list information on Polk County property sales and transfers, including the name of previous and current owners, the sale price, and a description of the property. Polk County title deeds may be available through the Town or City Hall website.

Altoona City Hall Altoona IA 407 8th Street Southeast 50009 515-967-7866

Ankeny City Hall Ankeny IA 410 West 1st Street 50023 515-965-6469

Bondurant City Hall Bondurant IA 100 Lincoln Street Southeast 50035 515-967-2418

Clive City Hall Clive IA 1900 Northwest 114th Street 50325 515-223-6220

Des Moines City Hall Des Moines IA 400 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4209

Grimes City Hall Grimes IA 101 Northeast Harvey Street 50111 515-986-3036

Johnston City Hall Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-278-2344

Pleasant Hill City Hall Pleasant Hill IA 5160 Maple Drive 50327 515-262-9368

Polk City City Hall Polk IA 112 South 3rd Street 50226 515-984-6233

Runnells City Hall Runnells IA 110 Brown Street 50237 515-966-2042

Sheldahl City Hall Sheldahl IA 803 2nd Street 50243 515-685-2814

Urbandale City Hall Urbandale IA 3600 86th St 50322 515-278-3900

West Des Moines City Hall West Des Moines IA 4200 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3444

Windsor Heights City Hall Windsor Heights IA 1133 66th St 50324 515-279-3662


Polk County Building Departments create and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Polk County, Iowa. As part of this process, Building Departments may keep title deeds, especially for new properties. Polk County title deeds act as proof of ownership, and they typically contain information about the property, its size, and any zoning or use rules. These Polk County property records provide information on property transfers, including the name of the previous and current owners, the sale price, and a description of the property. Title deeds may be available on the Building Department website.

Altoona City Zoning Altoona IA 1504 8th Street Southwest 50009 515-967-5138

Des Moines Permits Des Moines IA 602 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4200

Des Moines Zoning Des Moines IA 602 Robert D. Ray Drive 50309 515-283-4182

Iowa State Permits Ankeny IA 6310 Southeast Convenience Boulevard 50021 515-237-3264

Johnston Building Department Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Road 50131 515-727-7778

Johnston Zoning Johnston IA 6221 Merle Hay Rd 50131 515-278-2344

Polk County Building Department Des Moines IA 5885 Northeast 14th Street 50313 515-286-3352

Polk County Planning and Zoning Department Des Moines IA 5885 Northeast 14th Street 50313 515-286-3358

Urbandale Zoning Urbandale IA 3600 86th Street 50322 515-278-3935

West Des Moines Permits West Des Moines IA 4200 Mills Civic Parkway 50265 515-222-3630


Polk County Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level in Polk County, Iowa. This information is used to assess property taxes owed by residents. Polk County Assessors may also keep a number of property-related documents, including Polk County title deeds. These records provide details on property transfers, such as the names of previous and current owners, the sale price, and a description of the property. Title deeds act as proof of ownership, and they may contain information about the size of the property and any Polk County zoning or use rules. Assessor Offices may provide online access to title deed records.

Polk County Assessor's Office Des Moines IA 111 Court Avenue 50309 515-286-3158