I assume that since you're looking for a deed you are selling a house, townhouse or condo and not a coop? To make things simplier for, you, call your real estate attorney, bank and title company that help your in your original sale of this property. Did you pay cash or get a mortgage?
Nick Rafello, V.P.
The Corcoran Group
You can locate a certified copy of your Deed at the County Clerk's office. For Manhattan the office is:
New York County Courthouse
60 Centre Street, Room 161
New York, New York 10007
You can also locate a copy online using NYC ACRIS website: http://www.nyc.gov/html/dof/html/jump/acris.shtml
Trevor Curran NMLS #40140