Abstract / Torrens

About Abstracts & Torrens

An abstract of title is a written history of all the recorded documents and proceedings related to a specific property. An Abstract Company will research all the recorded records related to a property and prepare a written history.

The Torrens title system is registered land with a Certificate of Title which shows only outstanding encumbrances and is maintained in the Real Estate Recording Division of the Property and Environmental Resources Department. 

Recording Fees

There are fees associated with Abstract and Torrens documents. Please review our Recording Fees page 

Examiner of Title
Kimberly Literovich
Blethen Berens
100 Warren St., Ste. 400
Mankato, MN  56001
Phone: (507) 345-1166
E-Mail: kliterovich@blethenberens.com 

Deputy Examiner
Abbie S Olson
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.,
111 South 2nd St. Ste. 400
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: (507) 344-9006
E-Mail: aolson@fredlaw.com