New Castle County Land Records

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.


New Castle County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in %state-abbr%. The Building Department maintains New Castle County land records on design plans for construction and renovation projects in order to enforce building codes. Building Depts also have land records on additions and new construction, current structures on any parcel, property lines, and a property's compliance with New Castle County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and 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


New Castle County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in %state-abbr%. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including New Castle County historical land records. These records include New Castle County 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


New Castle County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in %state-abbr%. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including New Castle County land ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the land in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also maintain New Castle County land records from on-site inspections and value assessments for construction or improvements. Tax Assessor's Offices make their land and property records available online.

New Castle County Assessor's Office New Castle DE 87 Reads Way 19720 302-395-5520


New Castle County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in %state-abbr%. These documents, including New Castle County land records, are open to the public. The New Castle County 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 New Castle County land deeds and titles, 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


New Castle County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in %state-abbr%. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on New Castle County land transactions within its jurisdiction, including land and property deeds, mortgages, easements, and tax liens. The office may also contain property and parcel surveys, maps of New Castle County 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


New Castle County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue %state-abbr%. 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 New Castle County land records. These New Castle County public property 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 New Castle County land 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