Search for Kent County DE land records. Land records include land deeds, mortgages, land grants, liens, foreclosures, titles, easements, oil and gas leases, property ownership history, and prior selling prices.
Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings. The Building Department maintains land records on design plans for construction and renovation projects in order to enforce building codes. Building Departments also have land records on additions and new construction, current structures on any parcel, property lines, and a property's compliance with building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access land records.
Delaware Planning Department Dover DE 417 Federal Street 19901 302-739-4776
Dover Planning Department Dover DE 805 River Road 19901 302-857-5150
Family Planning Department Milford DE 253 Northeast Front Street 19963 302-424-7140
Kent County Permits and Zoning Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2452
Kent County Planning Department Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2471
Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including land records. These records include property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers. Town and City Halls also maintain records on municipal and zoning boundaries. Many Town and City Halls provide online access to their land records.
Camden Town Hall Camden DE 2 South Main Street 19934 302-697-2299
Dover City Hall Dover DE 15 Loockerman Plaza 19901 302-736-7030
Felton Town Hall Felton DE 24 East Sewell Street 19943 302-284-9365
Magnolia Town Hall Magnolia DE E WALNUT St 19962 302-335-5891
Milford City Hall Milford DE S WALNUT St 19963
Smyrna Town Hall Smyrna DE 27 South Market Street 19977 302-653-9231
Wyoming Town Hall Wyoming DE 1 North Railroad Avenue 19934 302-697-2966
Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality. These documents, including land records, are open to the public. The Clerk's Office contains a number of different types of land records, including registered land, property transactions, real estate excise taxes, and property maps. They also have records on deeds, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.
Dover City Clerk Dover DE 15 Loockerman Plaza 19901 302-736-7005
Kent County Clerk Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2346
Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current data on every parcel in the district, as well as a number of other types of land records. These records include lists of sold parcels, property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and property values. The Treasurer and Tax Collector may also maintain information on property auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.
Houston Tax Collector Houston DE 62 Maple Street 19954 302-422-8818
Kent County Treasurer & Tax Collector Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-736-7022
Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also maintain records from on-site inspections and value assessments for construction or improvements. Many Assessor's Offices make their land records available online.
Kent County Assessor's Office Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2401
Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on land transactions within its jurisdiction, including deeds, mortgages, easements, and tax liens. The office may also contain property and parcel surveys, maps of property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.
Kent County Recorder of Deeds Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2314