Story County Land Records (Iowa)

Search for Story County, IA 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.


Story County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in %state-abbr%. The Building Department maintains Story 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 Story County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.

Ames Planning Department Ames IA 515 Clark Avenue 50010 515-239-5400

Nevada Zoning Nevada IA 1209 6th Street 50201 515-382-5466


Story 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 Story 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 Story 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.

Ames Assessor Ames IA 515 Clark Avenue 50010 515-239-5370

Story County Assessor's Office Nevada IA 900 6th Street 50201 515-382-7320


Story 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 Story County historical land records. These records include Story 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.

Ames City Hall Ames IA 515 Clark Avenue 50010 515-233-2670

Cambridge City Hall Cambridge IA 204 Water Street 50046 515-220-4541

Collins City Hall Collins IA 212 Main Street 50055 641-385-2205

Colo City Hall Colo IA 209 MAIN St 50056 641-377-2238

Gilbert City Hall Gilbert IA 119 Main Street 50105 515-233-2670

Huxley City Hall Huxley IA 515 North Main Avenue 50124 515-597-2571

Kelley City Hall Kelley IA 1111 Grace St 50134 515-769-2213

Maxwell City Hall Maxwell IA 107 Main Street 50161 515-387-8655

McCallsburg City Hall McCallsburg IA 525 Main Street 50154 515-434-2242

Nevada City Hall Nevada IA 1209 6th Street 50201 515-382-5466

Roland City Hall Roland IA 202 East Ash Street 50236 515-388-4861

Slater City Hall Slater IA 105 Greene Street 50244 515-685-2531

Story City City Hall Story IA 504 Broad Street 50248 515-733-2121

Zearing Town Hall Zearing IA 105 West Main Street 50278 641-487-7477


Story 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 Story County land records. These Story 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 Story County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Ames City Treasurer Ames IA 515 Clark Avenue 50010 515-239-5119

Story County Treasurer's Office Nevada IA 900 6th Street 50201 515-382-7330


Story County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in %state-abbr%. These documents, including Story County land records, are open to the public. The Story 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 Story County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.

Ames Clerk Ames IA 515 Clark Avenue 50010 515-239-5140

Story County Clerk Nevada IA 1315 South B Avenue 50201 515-382-7410

Zearing City Clerk Zearing IA 105 West Main Street 50278 641-487-7477


Story 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 Story 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 Story County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Story County Recorder of Deeds Nevada IA PO Box 55 50201 515-382-7230