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The act of entering or recording documents affecting or conveying interests in real estate in the recorder's office established in each county. Until it is recorded, a deed or mortgage ordinarily is not effective against subsequent purchasers or mortgagees; the documentation that the registrar's office keeps of the details of properly executed legal documents.

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A title search conducted by a title insurance company will certainly show the recording of the first and any subsequent deeds of trust.
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You may want to make a recording of any important meeting so that you can come back to it and listen again.
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I did not realize my betrothed was recording the whole thing from his room and would make fun of me after he made it.
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