Option Agreement

These documents grant a party the option to purchase real estate for a specified period of time. KRS 382.090

The document must have the following:

  • First party (KRS 382.200)
  • Second party and their mailing address (KRS 382.335 & 382.200)
  • Legal description (Sometimes only the address is given, but the legal is preferred) (Common Law & OAG 81-100)
    Preparation statement (KRS 382.335)
  • The clerk shall request a return mail address (KRS 382.240)

The document must be: signed by the grantor and the signature must be notarized. KRS 382.090 & 382.130

Indexing information: The document is recorded in the deed book. It is indexed in the general index to deeds and mortgages under the names of both parties. The first party is the grantor. The second party is the grantee.

Debbie Jones
Boyd County Clerk

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