Suffolk County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in MA. The Building Department maintains Suffolk 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 Suffolk County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.
Boston Zoning Boston MA 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, Fl 5 02118 617-635-5312
Revere Zoning Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8160
Suffolk County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in MA. These documents, including Suffolk County land records, are open to the public. The Suffolk 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 Suffolk County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.
Boston City Clerk Boston MA 1 City Hall Square, Rm 601 02201 617-635-4600
Chelsea Clerk Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, Ste 1 02150 617-466-4054
Massachusetts Clerk Boston MA 1 Pemberton Square 02108 617-557-1020
Revere Clerk Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8162
Suffolk County Clerk Boston MA 3 Pemberton Square 02108 617-788-8175
Suffolk County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in MA. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Suffolk County historical land records. These records include Suffolk 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.
Boston City Hall Boston MA 1 City Hall Square, Rm 1 02201 617-635-4000
Boston Globe City Hall Boston MA 1 City Hall Square, Rm M4 02108 617-936-3554
Chelsea City Hall Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, Ste 1 02150 617-466-4000
Revere City Hall Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8100
Roxbury City Hall Roxbury Crossing MA 1483 Tremont St 02120 617-635-4920
Winthrop Town Hall Winthrop Town MA 1 Metcalf Sq 02152 617-846-4344
Suffolk County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in MA. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Suffolk 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 Suffolk 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.
Chelsea City Assessor Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, Ste 1 02150 617-889-8213
Revere Assessor Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8170
Winthrop Assessor Winthrop Town MA 1 Metcalf Square, # 1 02152 617-846-2716
Suffolk County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue MA. 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 Suffolk County land records. These Suffolk 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 Suffolk County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.
Chelsea City Treasurer Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, Ste 1 02150 617-889-8310
Massachusetts State Treasurer Boston MA 24 Beacon Street 02133 617-367-6900
Winthrop Tax Collector Winthrop Town MA 1 Metcalf Square, # 2 02152 617-846-1750