Tompkins County Land Records (New York)

Search for Tompkins 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.


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

Danby Zoning Ithaca NY 1830 Danby Road 14850 607-277-0799

Dryden Zoning Dryden NY 65 East Main Street 13053 607-844-9120

Groton Town Zoning Groton NY 101 Conger Boulevard 13073 607-898-4428

Ithaca Building Department Ithaca NY 215 North Tioga Street 14850 607-273-1783

Ithaca Planning Department Ithaca NY 108 East Green Street 14850 607-274-6550

Lansing Village Zoning Ithaca NY 2405 North Triphammer Road 14850 607-257-8363

Lansing Zoning Lansing NY 29 Auburn Road 14882 607-533-7054

Tompkins County Planning Department Ithaca NY 121 East Court Street 14850 607-274-5560

Ulysses Town Zoning Trumansburg NY 10 Elm Street 14886 607-387-9778


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

Caroline Town Clerk Slaterville Springs NY 2670 Slaterville Road 14881 607-539-6400

Dryden Village Clerk Dryden NY 16 South Street 13053 607-844-8122

Freeville Clerk Freeville NY 5 Factory Street 13068 607-844-8301

Groton City Clerk Groton NY 108 East Cortland Street 13073 607-898-3966

Harford Town Clerk Dryden NY 394 New York 38 13053 607-844-4091

Lancing Town Clerk Lansing NY 29 Auburn Road 14882 607-533-4142

Newfield Clerk Newfield Hamlet NY 166 Main Street 14867 607-564-9571

Tompkins County Clerk Ithaca NY 121 East Court Street 14850 607-274-5434

Ulysses Town Clerk Trumansburg NY 10 Elm Street 14886 607-387-5767


Tompkins 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 Tompkins County historical land records. These records include Tompkins 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.

Caroline Town Hall Slaterville Springs NY 2670 Slaterville Road 14881 607-539-7796

Dryden Town Hall Dryden NY 93 East Main Street 13053 607-844-8888

Ithaca City Hall Ithaca NY 108 East Green Street 14850 607-273-1721

Lansing Town Hall Lansing NY 29 Auburn Road 14882 607-533-4776


Tompkins 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 Tompkins 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 Tompkins 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.

Tompkins County Assessor's Office Ithaca NY 128 East Buffalo Street 14850 607-274-5517


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

Tompkins County Recorder of Deeds Ithaca NY 320 North Tioga Street 14850 607-274-5431


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

Tompkins County Treasurer's Office Ithaca NY 125 East Court Street 14850 607-274-5502