Where do I refer to for Title or License Registration?
For state Title and License Information, refer to:
North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles
1100 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, North Carolina 27696
Telephone: (919) 733-3025
Fee for search of records is $4.00 for certificate of records.
Shown on title held by lienholder.
Per the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) adopted in June, 1967: Filed with the clerk of the Superior Court in the county where mortgagor or buyer resides; if a non-resident, recorded where the property is located. Liens on motor vehicles must be recorded on certificate of title.
As per the UCC, repossession is allowed and permitted as long as it is peaceful.
No right of redemption after foreclosure and sale.
Judgment notes are invalid and deficiency is permitted only if debt is not for the purchase price.
Special Motor Vehicle Provisions:
Certificate of lien is sent to Department of Motor Vehicles. Effective against third parties and need not be otherwise recorded — liens recorded on title and sent to first lienholder.
Documents Required to Transfer Ownership of Motor Vehicle:
Title in debtor’s (or lienholder’s) name, affidavit of repossession.
Documents Required for Liquidation:
Title and Repossession Affidavit, Out of State Repossession titles and affidavits are accepted.
Remain with the owner / debtor.
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