Chemung County Land Records (New York)

Search for Chemung County, NY 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.


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

Chemung County Planning Department Elmira NY 400 East Church Street 14901 607-737-5510

Chemung Town Zoning Chemung NY 48 Rotary Road Ext 14825 607-529-3239

Elmira Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits Elmira NY 101 West 2nd Street 14901 607-737-5653


Chemung 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 Chemung County historical land records. These records include Chemung 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.

Ashland Town Hall Wellsburg NY 3663 6th Street 14894 607-732-0723

Big Flats Town Hall Big Flats NY 476 Maple Street 14814 607-562-8443


Chemung 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 Chemung 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 Chemung 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.

Big Flats Assessor Big Flats NY 476 Maple Street 14814 607-562-8546

Elmira Assessor Elmira NY 317 East Church Street 14901 607-737-5670

Elmira Town Assessor Elmira NY 1255 West Water Street 14905 607-734-1486

Horseheads Assessor Horseheads NY 150 Wygant Road 14845 607-739-0873

Southport Assessor Elmira NY 1139 Pennsylvania Avenue 14904 607-737-5270


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

Chemung County Clerk Elmira NY 203 Lake Street 14901 607-737-2850

Chemung Town Clerk Chemung NY 48 Rotary Road Ext 14825 607-529-3532

Elmira Heights Clerk Elmira NY 215 Elmwood Avenue 14903 607-734-7156

Erin Town Clerk Erin NY 1138 Breesport Rd 14838 607-739-8681

Horseheads Town Clerk Horseheads NY 150 Wygant Road 14845 607-739-8783

Veteran Town Clerk Millport NY 4049 Watkins Road 14864 607-739-1476


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

Chemung County Recorder of Deeds Elmira NY PO Box 588 14902 607-737-2920


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

Chemung County Treasurer Elmira NY 320 East Market Street 14901 607-737-2927

Chemung County Treasurer's Office Elmira NY PO Box 588 14902 607-737-2925

Elmira Village Treasurer Elmira NY 215 Elmwood Avenue 14903 607-734-7156