Real Estate

The Pope County Recorder's office is the legal custodian for all land records affecting real estate property for the county, in compliance with Minnesota statutes. The Recorder/Registrar of Titles is responsible for the review, recording and archival preservation of hundreds of types of legal documents to protect the rights and interests of individuals and institutions. Examples of common documents include Deeds, Contracts, Mortgages, Satisfactions and many other documents that pertain to real estate property. Pope County does not offer legal advice or assistance in preparing documents. Questions should be directed to a legal representative or a practicing abstractor to assist in land transfers.

Property in Pope County is classified as two types of title, Abstract or Torrens. Land records date from 1870’s to the present.

Pope County Recorder Remote Access

1. Laredo – For Everyday Users (monthly subscription)

Fidlar Technologies has designed Laredo, a remote access product, with your objectives in mind. Laredo’s innovative technology and 24-hour access to the county’s land records allows you to obtain information faster and more efficiently.

Same User interface that is used on the courthouse workstations

  • Real time data
  • 24 x 7 access
  • Client application downloaded from (click on the “Laredo” link)
  • Subscription based

2020 Laredo Remote Access Agreement
2. Tapestry – For Occasional Users (pay-as-you-go)

Enjoy the Flexibility of Tapestry –      

All you need is a web browser for 24 x 7 access to county land records. Tapestry’s pay-as-you-go method offers flexible payment terms. Occasional users can enter a credit card into our secure site or if you anticipate using Tapestry on a frequent basis, sign up as a member and enjoy membership benefits including account payment terms and expanded search capabilities.

Tapestry Cost $6.95 per search

  • $1.00 per copy
    • Grantor/Grantee
      Beginning/Ending Date
      Consideration amount
      Document Types

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Please feel free to contact our office at 320.634.7840 with any questions concerning your real estate recordings.