The Summit County Clerk & Recorder is the custodian of recorded documents, especially but not exclusively public land records reflecting transfers and lien status. In 2020, Summit County Real Property was assessed by the Summit County Assessor's Office at $2,112,999,369.00. The Summit County Clerk & Recorder staff are committed to the accurate and quality imaging and indexing of recorded documents. County staff are prohibited by law from conducting property searches. Check out the menu to the left for specific information about finding previously recorded documents, how to look up the current owner of a property, or how to record a document.