Certificate of Value (CRV)

Definition of Certificate of Real Estate Value

Certificates of Real Estate Value (CRV) are required by the State of Minnesota when recording a document that transfers property with a purchase price of over $3,000 as of January 1, 2020. The Clay County Auditor collects the CRVs as part of the preliminary recording process. The Minnesota Department of Revenue requires you to create eCRVs and submit them electronically as of October 1, 2014.

Past CRVs

The Minnesota Department of Revenue website does provide for searching eCRVs. 

The Clay County Assessor's Office has information collected on CRVs for past years on real property located outside of the City of Moorhead.

The Moorhead city Assessor's Office has information collected on CRVs for past years on real property located within the City of Moorhead.