Search for New Castle 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.
Middletown Permits Middletown DE 19 West Green Street 19709 302-378-1171
New Castle Permits New Castle DE 900 Wilmington Road 19720 302-322-9813
Newark City Building Department Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711 302-366-7055
Newark Planning Department Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711 302-366-7030
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.
Bellefonte Town Hall Wilmington DE 901 Rosedale Avenue 19809 302-761-9638
Delaware City Town Hall Delaware DE 407 Clinton Street 19706 302-834-4573
Elsmere Town Hall Wilmington DE 11 Poplar Avenue 19805 302-998-2215
Middletown Town Hall Middletown DE 19 West Green Street 19709 302-378-9120
New Castle City Hall New Castle DE 220 Delaware Street 19720 302-322-9812
Newark City Hall Newark DE 220 South Main Street 19711
Newport Town Hall Newport DE 226 North James Street 19804 302-994-6403
Townsend Town Hall Townsend DE 661 South Street 19734 302-378-8082
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.
New Castle County Assessor's Office New Castle DE 87 Reads Way 19720 302-395-5520
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.
New Castle County Clerk Wilmington DE 800 North French Street 19801 302-395-7730
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.
New Castle County Recorder of Deeds Wilmington DE 800 North French Street 19801 302-395-7700
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.
New Castle County Treasurer & Tax Collector Wilmington DE 87 Read Avenue 19804 302-395-5520
Wilmington City Treasurer Wilmington DE 800 North French Street 19801 302-576-2480