In accordance with O.C.G.A. § 15-19-51, the Clerk’s Office is strictly prohibited from providing any legal advice. To ensure that all procedures are followed and the rights of all parties are protected, it is advised to seek legal counsel from a licensed attorney. Real Estate Search

A request for copies can be made in person, by mail, email, fax or online. Click here for additional information.

To locate any land record, it is helpful to have the following information:

  • Buyer’s name (grantee)
  • Seller’s name (grantor)
  • Date of the transaction (particularly the year)
  • Address of the property

A plat is a drawing made from a survey that shows the property lines and the total amount of acreage of a particular piece of land.

Yes, our property records are available on-line and free to the public. We do, however, charge for copies printed from the public terminals located in our deed record room.

In accordance with O.C.G.A. 15-19-51, the Clerk’s Office is strictly prohibited from providing any legal advice. To insure that all procedures are followed and the rights of all parties are protected, it is advised to seek legal counsel from a licensed attorney.

This office does not report information to any credit bureau. The credit bureau examines our official records to get information that affects your credit.

If your taxes are not paid in full, you should contact the Tax Commissioner’s office at (706) 653-4208 for more information on your property taxes.

If your taxes are not paid in full, you should contact the Internal Revenue Service at (706) 494-9079 for more information.

The foreclosure properties that are sold in Muscogee County are advertised in the legal notices section of the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer once a week for four (4) weeks prior to the sale of the property. Click here for more information.

Foreclosure properties are auctioned on the first Tuesday of every month on the front steps of the Courthouse. It is best to arrive in the early morning hours.

You may contact an attorney or a title company to complete a title search.