Search for Highlands County FL 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.
Avon Park Building Department Avon Park FL 123 East Pine Street 33825 863-452-4402
Avon Park Planning and Zoning Department Avon Park FL 110 East Main Street 33825 863-452-2039
Highlands County Planning Department Sebring FL 501 South Commerce Avenue 33870 863-402-6650
Sebring Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits Sebring FL 368 South Commerce Avenue 33870 863-471-5102
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.
Highlands County Appraiser's Office Sebring FL 560 South Commerce Avenue 33870 863-402-6659
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.
Highlands County Clerk Sebring FL 590 South Commerce Avenue 33870 863-402-6564
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.
Highlands County Recorder of Deeds Sebring FL 590 South Commerce Avenue 33870 863-402-6564
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.
Highlands County Tax Collector Lake Placid FL 11 North Pine Avenue 33852 863-402-6685
Highlands County Tax Collector Avon Park FL 116 East Main Street 33825 863-402-6685
Highlands County Tax Collector's Office Sebring FL 540 South Commerce Avenue 33870 863-402-6685
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.
Lake Placid Town Hall Lake Placid FL 311 West Interlake Boulevard 33852 863-699-3747
Sebring City Hall Sebring FL 3940 Haw Branch Road 33875 863-385-0114