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Recorder of Deeds News​

The CLR factor for July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017 is 1.35


Effective Wednesday, June 1, 2016: the office hours will be changing to 8:00 AM ​- 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.



​Recording fee for a Post Construction Storm Water Notice will change.  See fee schedule for further information.


Evolution of the Recording Process


The Evolution of the Recording Process
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Record your military discharge and obtain your Veterans I.D. Card   click here


To search our records on-line please begin by clicking the second menu button to the left;  "search records on-line (register / login)".  Every document ever recorded in our office since the birth of our County in 1752 is contained as a computerized image and index on this website.  However we have preserved all original record books of handwritten and typed transcriptions from the years 1752 to 1953 and they are available for inspection in our office.  From 1953 through 2004 the original records were retained on microfilm also available for inspection, and after that by scanned image backed up on microfilm.

Contact Information
Address: Berks County Recorder of Deeds Office
Berks County Services Center
633 Court Street, 3rd Floor
Reading, PA 19601
Phone: 610-478-3380
FAX: 610-478-3359
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday
​ Frederick C. Sheeler,
Recorder of Deeds
Fred Sheeler, Recorder of Deeds


Frederick C. Sheeler
Recorder of Deeds

Rebecca L. Bloomer
Chief Deputy Recorder

Allen R. Shollenberger, Esq.

Curious Historic Documents
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Curious Historic Documents