Can I prepare my own deed?

Yes. However, it is advised that you consult with an attorney. The land records division is unable to confirm  that the document is legally correct. Land records division can only confirm if the document meets recording requirements.

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1. What are the requirements to record a document in the land records?
2. How do I obtain a Parcel Identification Number(s) for property located in Loudoun County?
3. If there is a change or an error on the deed does a new deed need to be recorded?
4. Can I prepare my own deed?
5. Can deputy clerks assist or advise with questions regarding drafting a document?
6. Is it necessary to remove a decedent's name from a deed?
7. Where can I research Code of Virginia exemption codes?
8. Does the land records division provide forms or templates of documents?
9. What happens when I pay off my deed of trust/mortgage and will I be receiving a new deed?
10. How can I obtain a copy of my deed, certificate and affidavit of satisfaction or other recorded document?
11. How do I obtain a house location survey?
12. How do I check easements, right of ways and deed restrictions on my ground?
13. Does Loudoun County require Virginia Land Records coversheets?