Lowndes County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in MS. The Building Department maintains Lowndes 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 Lowndes County building codes. Many Building Departments provide online databases to access property history and land records.
Columbus Building Department Columbus MS 1621 Main Street 39701 662-245-5055
Lowndes County Planning Department Columbus MS 17 Airline Road 39702 662-329-5860
Lowndes County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in MS. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Lowndes County historical land records. These records include Lowndes 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.
Artesia City Hall Artesia MS 22 Front Street 39736 662-272-5104
Caledonia Town Hall Caledonia MS 754 Main St 39740 662-356-4117
Columbus City Hall Columbus MS 523 Main Street 39701 662-328-7021
Crawford City Hall Crawford MS 365 Main Street 39743 662-272-5163
Lowndes County Clerks file documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality in MS. These documents, including Lowndes County land records, are open to the public. The Lowndes 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 Lowndes County land deeds and titles, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many Clerk's Offices make their land records available to the public online.
Lowndes County Clerk Columbus MS 11 Airline Road 39702 662-329-5929
Lowndes County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in MS. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Lowndes 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 Lowndes County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.
Lowndes County Recorder of Deeds Columbus MS PO Box 684 39703 662-329-5800
Lowndes County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in MS. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Lowndes 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 Lowndes 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.
Lowndes County Tax Assessor Columbus MS 1121 Main Street 39701 662-329-5700
Lowndes County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue MS. 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 Lowndes County land records. These Lowndes 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 Lowndes County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.
Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office Columbus MS 505 2nd Avenue North 39701 662-329-5709