Accessing Land Records
You can now view the indices for the Middletown Land Records through the eSearch page.
The land record indices on this site range from January 1, 1969 to today's date. Images of documents are available from January1, 1969 to the present.
Please follow the instructions to enter the site as a guest. You will not be able to print or view images of documents without a paid subscription to this site.
You can also access the field cards for properties in Middletown from the Tax Assessor's Office.
Mortgage Electronic Registration System Recordings (MERS)
Effective July 15, 2013 Mortgage Electronic Registration System Recordings (MERS)
The fees for all MERS recordings received on or after July 15, 2013 are $159 for the first page of a document. There is no additional $5 per page fee due for any MERS releases or assignments. All other MERS documents are subject to the $5 additional fee for any additional page beyond the first page. Per HB6706 Sec. 81 and 82 of CGS
Lis Pendens and Foreclosure Filing
Changes Effective October 1, 2011
All Lis Pendens filed on the land records must have the registration form filed concurrently. This registration form filing fee is $60 in addition to the Lis Pendens filing fee. Please see the view the State of Connecticut statute and necessary registration form, the Foreclosure Registration Requirements (PDF).
If you need to change your name on a land record, you can use this form Change of Name Form (PDF) and file it with the Town Clerk's Office. This certificate only applies to change of names directly linked to real estate ownership.
As of July 1, 2011, the City of Middletown conveyance rate for residential property is .005 and the State of Connecticut conveyance rate is.0075. If you have questions regarding conveyance tax rates, you may call the Office of Revenue Services for the State of Connecticut at 860-297-5962 or visit their website.