The following information is courtesy of the Watauga County Register of Deeds Office website and is public record.

A grantee indicates the recipient of the deed, whether by purchase, gift or otherwise, while the grantor is the party releasing the deed.

The prices listed are calculated through the excise tax, which is assessed at $2 per $1,000 of the sales price. To view the deed of any land transfer, visit 72.15.246.181/watauganc, read and acknowledge the disclaimer and enter relevant criteria into the search engine.{&end}

April 12: One tract (less than an acre), New River. Grantees: Paula McBride and Hazel Mihalick. Grantors: Ethel Faye C. Greer, Vanessa Lynn G. Moss, Randall C. Moss, James Robert Greer and Amy Greer. Excise tax: $360. Price: $180,000. Page 692 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 113, Charter Hills, Laurel Creek. Grantees: Michael A. Weiss, Anne D. Weiss, Lawrence A. Bottomley and Leigh D. Bottomley. Grantors: George L. Rogers Jr. and Crystal H. Rogers. Excise tax: $506. Price: $253,000. Page 716 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 66, Bright Penny Forest, Watauga. Grantees: Fredrick C. Goldstein and Karen P. Goldstein. Grantor: Ida Mae Goldstein Revocable Living Trust. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 719 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 21, Deerfield Estates, Blue Ridge. Grantee: Gary Button. Grantors: Stacy Barnes, Lanny Barnes, Shirley Lingle, Yvonne Pope and Randy Pope. Excise tax: $720. Price: $360,000. Page 724 of Book 2022.

April 12: One tract (2.81 acres), Shawneehaw. Grantee: Joan A. Meadows. Grantors: Joan A. Meadows and Jeffrey Todd Simms. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 730 of Book 2022.

April 12: One tract (less than an acre), Browns Chapel Road. Grantees: James David Hooks and Cherrianne R. Hooks. Grantors: Mark Houston Sykes and Jacqueline Ann Sykes. Excise tax: $470. Price: $235,000. Page 734 of Book 2022.

April 12: Unit 4, Chalakee Condos, Watauga. Grantees: Colin Anthony Pyfrom and Neelma Pyfrom. Grantors: William J. Hagner and Jonell Hagner. Excise tax: $454. Price: $227,000. Page 755 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 7 and Lot 8, Young Property, Blowing Rock. Grantees: Charles Alan Rudisill and Susan T. Rudisill. Grantors: Karla Miller Aldridge, Marvin D. Aldridge, Elaine Rudisill Anders and David S. Anders. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 783 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 6, Heritage Ridge, Blue Ridge. Grantee: Erin Bunton. Grantors: Alicia C. Sudderth, Jerry N. Sudderth and Jane S. Eberle. Excise tax: $544. Price: $272,000. Page 787 of Book 2022.

April 12: One tract (10.32 acres), Meat Camp. Grantee: Linda Kelly. Grantor: Daryl McRary. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 824 of Book 2022.

April 12: Two tracts (1.623 acres), Cove Creek and (less than an acre), Cove Creek. Grantees: Diane Barefoot and Steve Terry. Grantors: Diane Barefoot, Steve Terry, Lester Dean Cook and Lola Edith McGuire Cook. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 829 of Book 2022.

April 12: One tract (1.624 acres), Cove Creek. Grantee: Lester Dean Cook. Grantors: Diane Barefoot, Steve Terry, Lester Dean Cook and Lola Edith McGuire Cook. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 833 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 2, Sorrento Skies, Blue Ridge. Grantees: Steven R. Roark and Robyn W. Roark. Grantors: Chris Tina Carrigan, Robert Ford Carrigan, Tim Elaine Watson, Robert Watson, Leslie Lane Ducassi, Enrique Ducassi, Robin Kaye Anderson, Kenneth Alvin Anderson, Lisa Anderson and Kathleen J. Anderson. Excise tax: $700. Price: $350,000. Page 837 of Book 2022.

April 12: Lot 5, Sundance Ridge, Laurel Creek. Grantees: Joey Dean Reaves and Dolly Carlene Reaves. Grantors: Kathy Rhyne Craig and Charles R. Craig III. Excise tax: $440. Price: $220,000. Page 844 of Book 2022.

April 12: Unit 5, Dove, Chetola Woods Condo, Blowing Rock. Grantee: Amanda Lee England. Grantor: Reginald C. Rogers Jr. Excise tax: $580. Price: $290,000. Page 882 of Book 2022.

April 12: Unit 13, Swiss Mountain Village, Blowing Rock. Grantee: Swiss Mountain Village. Grantor: Michael Bandarra. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 4 of Book 2023.

April 12: Unit 1, Swiss Mountain Village, Blowing Rock. Grantee: Swiss Mountain Village. Grantors: Todd T. Hoffman and Patty Hoffman. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 5 of Book 2023.

April 12: Unit 108, Smoketree Lodge, Watauga. Grantee: Smoketree Property Owners Association Inc. Grantors: Arvol O. Tucker and Nancy B. Tucker. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 7 of Book 2023.

April 12: One tract (4.00 acres), Meat Camp. Grantees: Anthony Kyle Ricks and Tania Melara Ricks. Grantors: Tony C. Welch, Robert Sterling Boulter, Robert F. Smith and Brandon Marchese. Excise tax: $490. Price: $245,000. Page 16 of Book 2023.

April 12: Lot 7, Lot 8 and Lot 9, Hound Ears Golf and Ski Club, Watauga. Grantees: John E. Cooper and Faye E. Cooper. Grantor: Barbara Lazar. Excise tax: $1,243. Price: $621,500. Page 66 of Book 2023.

April 12: Lot 1, Grassy Gap Golf Course, Laurel Creek. Grantees: Scott McCoig and Kelly McCoig. Grantors: Michael D. Anderson and Sherrie S. Anderson. Excise tax: $300. Price: $150,000. Page 70 of Book 2023.

April 12: One tract (less than an acre), Beech Mountain. Grantee: Town of Beech Mountain. Grantors: Beech Mountain Sanitary District and Town of Beech Mountain. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 89 of Book 2023.

April 12: One tract (8.81 acres), Beech Mountain. Grantee: Town of Beech Mountain. Grantors: Beech Mountain Sanitary District and Town of Beech Mountain. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 92 of Book 2023.

April 15: One tract (less than an acre), Stony Fork. Grantees: Christa Rebecca Kelley and Jonathan Levi Morris. Grantor: Anna H. Randall. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 124 of Book 2023.

April 15: One tract (less than an acre), Bald Mountain. Grantees: Lisa Brownell McIntosh and Brian Kirk McIntosh. Grantors: S. David Andrews and Shannon W. Andrews. Excise tax: $400. Price: $200,000. Page 136 of Book 2023.

April 15: One tract (less than an acre), Blowing Rock. Grantees: Sarah M. Corrigan and Robert T. Amos III. Grantor: Medley Investments Inc. Excise tax: $1,020. Price: $510,000. Page 157 of Book 2023.

April 15: Two tracts (less than an acre), Elk and (less than an acre), Elk. Grantee: Jena L. Valley. Grantor: Matthew R. Kearney. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 168 of Book 2023.

April 15: One tract (2.117 acres), Riverwood. Grantee: Christopher L. Miller. Grantor: Janet L. Miller. Excise tax: $24. Price: $12,000. Page 186 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 21, Lakes Community, Watauga. Grantee: TJD Properties LLC. Grantors: Mitchell D. Sammis and Shan Bassion. Excise tax: $760. Price: $380,000. Page 188 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 40, Westridge, Laurel Creek. Grantee: Shannon B. Kohl. Grantors: George Kohl and Theresa Kohl. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 191 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 1, Yonahlossee Resort and Club, Brushy Fork. Grantee: Barbara H. Delaney Revocable Trust. Grantor: Barbara H. Delaney. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 210 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 36, Yonahlossee Resort and Club, Brushy Fork. Grantee: Barbara H. Delaney Revocable Trust. Grantor: Barbara H. Delaney. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 213 of Book 2023.

April 15: Unit 13, Swiss Mountain Village, Blowing Rock. Grantee: Association of Co-owners of Swiss Mountain Village Condominium. Grantors: Lewis D. Brady and Brenda M. Brady. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 216 of Book 2023.

April 15: Unit 324, 4 Seasons at Beech Condo, Laurel Creek. Grantees: Max F. Houser and Teresa H. Houser. Grantor: Arman Parik. Excise tax: $1. Price: $500. Page 218 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 20, Ravens Ridge, New River. Grantee: Belrose LLC. Grantors: Fannie Mae and Federal National Mortgage Associaiton. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 236 of Book 2023.

April 15: One tract (less than an acre), Blowing Rock. Grantee: Jamie Schaefer. Grantor: Eileen Bonnie Schaefer. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 239 of Book 2023.

April 15: One tract (less than an acre), Blowing Rock. Grantees: RSJ Irrevocable Trust and Jamie Schaefer. Grantor: Jamie Schaefer. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 246 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 24 and Lot 25, Fair Mountain Acres, Blowing Rock. Grantee: Anna Floyd. Grantors: Russell F. Jaquays III and Sherri B. Jaquays. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 249 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lot 9 and Lot 10, Hartzog Subdivision, Brushy Fork. Grantee: Joanne H. Harris. Grantors: Richard R. Harris and Joanne H. Harris. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 253 of Book 2023.

April 15: Lots 1-8, Hartzog Subdivision, Brushy Fork. Grantee: Joanne H. Harris. Grantors: Richard R. Harris and Joanne H. Harris. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 259 of Book 2023.

April 16: Lot 86, Charter Hills, Laurel Creek. Grantee: Nancy A. Loorham. Grantor: Kevin J. Loorham. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 287 of Book 2023.

April 16: Two tracts (less than an acre), Brushy Fork and (less than an acre), Brushy Fork. Grantees: Nancy Kay Anderson Melton, James Melton, Michael Alan Hodges and Michelle Hodges Swann. Grantors: Jane Ann Hodges, Bobby L. Hodges, Nancy Kay Anderson Melton and James Melton. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 312 of Book 2023.

April 16: Lot 16-A, Westview, Blowing Rock. Grantees: Jerry M. West and Jeanette N. West. Grantors: Roy M. Stewart and Ruth B. Stewart. Excise tax: $637. Price: $318,500. Page 316 of Book 2023.

April 16: Unit 5, Frontier Village, Watauga. Grantee: Association of Co-owners at Frontier Village. Grantors: Sharon Moretz, Mark Moretz, Melody Isenhour, David Walls, Joshua Belliveau, Jerry Hunter, Erik Isenhour, McKenzie McLean and Sharon Isenhour. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 336 of Book 2023.

April 16: Lot 233, Creekridge, Beech Mountain. Grantees: James VonBretzel and Rose VonBretzel. Grantors: Glenda Scott Gardner and Jesse Eugene Gardner Jr. Excise tax: $550. Price: $275,000. Page 349 of Book 2023.

April 16: One tract (1.19 acres), Cove Creek. Grantees: Tyson Robert Ruble and Sarah Freeman Ruble. Grantors: Melinda Brown, Michael James Brown and Janet Brown. Excise tax: $250. Price: $125,000. Page 367 of Book 2023.

April 16: Three tracts (less than an acre), Boone; (2.00 acres), Boone and (1.627 acres), Boone. Grantee: Larry Woodring. Grantor: Howard Woodring. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 387 of Book 2023.

April 16: Two tracts (1.56 acres), Brushy Fork and (19.00 acres), Brushy Fork. Grantees: Tina Wilcox-Kostis, George Kostis, Sandra Wilcox, Sherry Russom, Charles Rose, James Michael Wilcox and Joanna Wilcox. Grantors: Rita Collie and Robert Collie. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 394 of Book 2023.

April 16: Two tracts (1.56 acres), Brushy Fork and (19.00 acres), Brushy Fork. Grantees: Robert Bruce Higgins and Laura C. Higgins. Grantors: Tina Wilcox-Kostis, George Kostis, Sandra Wilcox, Sherry Russom, Charles Rose, James Michael Wilcox and Joanna Wilcox. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 397 of Book 2023.

April 17: One tract (less than an acre), Rustic Manor, Blowing Rock. Grantee: Nancy Nichols Bulluck. Grantor: Sisterhearts Lodge, LLC. Excise tax: $610. Price: $305,000. Page 416 of Book 2023.

April 17: Lot 37, Sorrento Skies, Brushy Fork. Grantee: Barbara W. Dean. Grantor: Theresa M. Wilson Living Trust. Excise tax: $90. Price: $45,000. Page 419 of Book 2023.

April 17: Lot 36, Sorrento Skies, Brushy Fork. Grantees: Michael E. Dean and Robyn L. Dean. Grantor: Theresa M. Wilson Living Trust. Excise tax: $110. Price: $55,000. Page 423 of Book 2023.

April 17: Lot 15, Hoke Farm, Watauga. Grantee: Gwyn and Anita Yates Living Trust. Grantor: Anita W. Yates. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 429 of Book 2023.

April 17: Lot 293, Creekridge, Laurel Creek. Grantees: Janice Waite Kuebler and Albert Kuebler. Grantors: Renee L. Ruiz and Jose L. Ruiz. Excise tax: $578. Price: $289,000. Page 437 of Book 2023.

April 17: Lot 33, Top O Boone, Brushy Fork. Grantee: The Guilford Family Trust. Grantors: Sandra A. Gogain and Loreen M. Guilford. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 456 of Book 2023.

April 17: Unit 306-D, College Place Condos, Boone. Grantee: Margaret O. Ashburn. Grantor: Violet R. Price Revocable Trust. Excise tax: $208. Price: $104,000. Page 462 of Book 2023.

April 17: Lot 9 and Lot 11, River Mill, Laurel Creek. Grantees: Joseph R. Babcock and Romayne A. Babcock. Grantor: Burney S. Warren Family Limited Partnership. Excise tax: $137. Price: $68,500. Page 475 of Book 2023.

April 17: One tract (7.508 acres), Water Plant Parcel, Beech Mountain. Grantee: Town of Beech Mountain. Grantors: Beech Mountain Sanitary District and Town of Beech Mountain. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 480 of Book 2023.

April 17: One tract (less than an acre), Boone. Grantee: Sarah Margaret Hankins. Grantor: Nancy Cooke. Excise tax: No taxable consideration. Page 528 of Book 2023.

April 17: One tract (less than an acre), Boone. Grantees: Chase S. Reynolds and Daniel Reynolds. Grantors: Sarah Margaret Hankins and Randy Lynn Hankins. Excise tax: $159. Price: $79,500. Page 534 of Book 2023.

April 18: Unit 25, Sommerset Condo, New River. Grantees: David Sanders and Rachel Sanders. Grantors: Vladimir Dubchak and Alena Dubchak. Excise tax: $255. Price: $127,500. Page 576 of Book 2023.

April 18: One tract (3.995 acres), Boone. Grantees: William Torgerson and Megan Torgerson. Grantors: Michael E. Luppino and Debbie Einsteder. Excise tax: $820. Price: $410,000. Page 579 of Book 2023.

April 18: One tract (3.661 acres), Cove Creek. Grantees: Dennis W. Tolliver and Marianne Tolliver. Grantors: Edna L. Winkinson, Tanya W. Miller, Dennis L. Miller and Kerry Vaughn Wilkinson. Excise tax: $325. Price: $162,500. Page 598 of Book 2023.

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