Recorder - Land Records
Land Records Divisions:
The following is intended to assist with recording Torrens documents with the Lyon County Registrar of Titles.
Examiner's Directive is needed for documents dealing with:
Guardian & Conservator's Documents
Mortgage foreclosure by Action
Divorces (if the judgment is being used to transfer the land)
It is the responsibility of the person/firm presenting the documents for recording to obtain the "Directive" and it must accompany the documents when presented for recording to the office of the Registrar of Titles.
After cancellation of Contract for Deed
After mortgage foreclosure by advertisement
Tax title less than 10 years
To reform the Certificate of Title (to remove or add anything not specified under the directive statute)
To determine adverse claims
Any other change to the Certificate of title when the Examiner doesn't feel comfortable in directing without a court hearing.
Determination of boundaries
Termination of Easement
Construction of Easement
Transfer of Title by Operation of law (usually dissolution- as noted earlier)
Transfer of Title free and clear of lien per Bankruptcy order
LYON COUNTY'S TORRENS EXAMINER:
Lyon County Torrens Examiner
300 O'Connel Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Phone Number: 507-537-0591
IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE SUBMITTING PARTY TO IDENTIFY IN WHICH DIVISION THEY WANT THEIR DOCUMENTS RECORDED IN.