First Time User Directions
The Jackson County Recorder of Deeds
web site is an interactive web site that allows the general public to browse documents from their
home or office. This site closely resembles software installed at the
Jackson County Recorder of Deeds
office that is also available to the general public.
Before conducting an online search, it is important to note the following:
- Text size and color may be changed via the 'Prefs' link in the title bar area above.
These web pages are otherwise compliant with Section 508 of the Americas with Disabilities Act.
- Images are available in PDF and TIFF format. If you don’t have the software to
read these, links are provided to obtain the software (You may download a copy free).
In many cases, your computer may already have the capability to read these images.
- This web site requires a cookie-enabled browser. These cookies are used for session management
and preference storage only. Netscape Communicator 4.7
or Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher are recommended, but be aware bugs may exist in
newly released (or unpatched) versions that may cause problems with this site.
- On every screen, there is a link labeled "Help". Using these links will
provide information on how to proceed on the page that you are in.
You can direct questions, comments or suggestions to
the Jackson County Recorder of Deeds office.
Kansas City: (816) 881-3191
Independence: (816) 881-4484