Sussex County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in DE. The Building Department maintains Sussex 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 Sussex County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.
Delaware State Planning Department Seaford DE 350 Virginia Avenue 19973 302-628-2006
Sussex County Planning and Zoning Department Georgetown DE 40 the Cir 19947 302-853-0104
Sussex County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in DE. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Sussex County historical land records. These records include Sussex 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.
Blades Town Hall Seaford DE 20 West 4th Street 19973 302-629-7366
Bridgeville Town Hall Bridgeville DE 101 North Main Street 19933 302-337-7135
Dagsboro Town Hall Dagsboro DE 33134 Main Street 19939 302-732-3777
Dewey Beach Town Hall Dewey Beach DE 105 Rodney Avenue 19971 302-227-6363
Ellendale Town Hall Ellendale DE 300 McCaulley Ave 19941 302-422-6727
Fenwick Island Town Hall Fenwick Island DE 800 Coastal Hwy 19944 302-539-3011
Frankford Town Hall Frankford DE 5 Main Street 19945 302-732-9424
Georgetown Town Hall Georgetown DE 39 The Circle 19947 302-856-7391
Greenwood Town Hall Greenwood DE 100 West Market Street 19950 302-349-4534
Henlopen Acres Town Hall Rehoboth Beach DE 104 Tidewater Road 19971 302-227-6411
Ocean View Town Hall Ocean View DE 201 Central Ave 19970 302-539-9797
Selbyville Town Hall Selbyville DE 68 W Church St 19975 302-436-8314
South Bethany Town Hall South Bethany DE 402 Evergreen Road 19930 302-539-3653
Sussex County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue DE. 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 Sussex County land records. These Sussex 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 Sussex County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.
Sussex County Administrative Office Building Georgetown DE 2 The Circle 19947 302-855-7871
Sussex County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in DE. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Sussex 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 Sussex 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.
Sussex County Assessor's Office Georgetown DE 2 The Circle 19947 302-855-7824
Sussex County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in DE. These documents, including Sussex County land records, are open to the public. The Sussex 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 Sussex County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.
Sussex County Clerk Georgetown DE PO Box 29 19947 202-879-2700
Sussex County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in DE. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Sussex 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 Sussex County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.
Sussex County Recorder-Deeds Georgetown DE 2 The Circle 19947 302-855-7785