Commissioner of deeds

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an officer having authority to take affidavits, depositions, acknowledgment of deeds, etc., for use in the State by which he is appointed.

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Commissioner of Deeds - The various acts providing for the appointment of Commissioners of Deeds have been repealed, which means that effective July 1, 2003 no additional Commissioners of Deeds will be appointed in the Commonwealth, but those already commissioned may continue in that capacity until the end of their five-year terms.
Sapirman is a licensed real estate broker, a New York State registered mortgage broker, and a New York City commissioner of deeds.
Sapirman is also a Licensed Real Estate Broker, a New York State Registered Mortgage Broker, and a New York City Commissioner of Deeds.
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