Worcester Northern District Registry of Deeds Information:

Putnam Place
166 Boulder Drive, Suite 202
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Tel: 978-342-2132

Office Hours:

Research: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Recordings: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Massachusetts Land Records:

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Homestead Protections:

Protect Your Home Q & A (PDF)
in English
in Spanish
in Brazilian Portuguese

Declaration of Homestead for Homes Owned by Natural Persons Form (PDF)

Declaration of Homestead for Homes Owned by Trustee(s) Form (PDF)

References:

Electronic Recording

Massachusetts Deed Indexing Standards (PDF)

Massachusetts Document Formatting Standards, Effective 01/01/08 (PDF)

Why Should I refinance?

Corporate Certificates

Fee Schedule

Document Return Policy

Original documents will not be held at the Registry of Deeds. There are three options for return of your documents:

  1. Stamped, self-addressed envelope provided by person recording.
  2. In-House Mailbox, provided by the Registry of Deeds for a fee of $50.00 per year.
  3. Postage fee charged at the time of recording and the documents will be mailed back. 

    Postage Fees Are:

      1 - 4 Pages            $ .50

      5 - 8 Pages            $ .80

      9 - 14 Pages          $1.30

      15 - 18 Pages        $1.60

      19 - 22 Pages        $1.90

      23 - 26 Pages        $2.10

      27 - 30 Pages        $2.50

      31 - 34 Pages        $3.00

      35 or more Pages   $3.00 + $ .10 per page

Please note, any document presented for recording at the Registry of Deeds without complying with the document return policy will be rejected.