The Recorders Office maintains and retrieves liens for real estate only. All other Uniform Commercial Codes (UCC) filings are handled through the Iowa Secretary of State.
For real estate UCC filings please use the forms provided and follow the instructions included with the forms when filing. The filing fee is $7 for the first page and $5 for each additional page. If you have additional questions please call our office at 563-589-4434.
Secretary of State
321 E 12th Street 1st Floor, Lucas Building Des Moines, IA 50319 Phone: 515-281-5204 Fax: 515-242-5953 Email Secretary of State