Chaves County Land Records (New Mexico)


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

Chaves County Building Department Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 575-624-6603

Chaves County Planning Department Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 575-624-6606

Roswell Zoning Roswell NM 415 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6700


Chaves County Assessors determine the value of properties and parcels in order to assess property taxes in NM. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the district, including Chaves 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 Chaves 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.

Chaves County Assessor's Office Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 575-624-6603


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

Chaves County Clerk Roswell NM 400 North Virginia Avenue 88201 575-622-2212

Roswell City Clerk Roswell NM 425 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6700


Chaves County Recorders of Deeds collect public records, primarily documents related to property, and make them available to the public in NM. The Office of the Recorder of Deeds maintains records on Chaves 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 Chaves County property lines, and data on a property's selling prices and history. Many Recorders of Deeds provide online access to their land records.

Chaves County Recorder of Deeds Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 575-624-6614


Chaves County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue NM. 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 Chaves County land records. These Chaves 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 Chaves County land auctions and prior liens or foreclosures on a property. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access land records.

Chaves County Treasurer's Office Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 505-624-6618


Chaves County Town Halls and City Halls are the chief administrative office that runs a town or city in NM. The Town or City Hall maintains records related to the locality, including Chaves County historical land records. These records include Chaves 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.

Dexter Town Hall Dexter NM 115 East 2nd Street 88230 575-734-5482

Lake Arthur Town Hall Lake Arthur NM 501 North Maine Street 88253 575-365-2900