A title deed search can help you:

  • Locate property transfer documents
  • Find proof of ownership
  • Look up property owners
  • Check a property's sale price
  • Find details on a property sale
  • Locate previous property owners

Search for title deeds from government authorities, such as

  • Assessor Offices

    Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level. This information is used to assess property taxes owed by residents. Assessors may also keep a number of property-related documents, including title deeds. These records provide details on property transfers, such as the names of previous and current owners, the sale price, and a description of the property. Title deeds act as proof of ownership, and they may contain information about the size of the property and any zoning or use rules. Assessor Offices may provide online access to title deed records.

  • Building Departments

    Building Departments create and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this process, Building Departments may keep title deeds, especially for new properties. Title deeds act as proof of ownership, and they typically contain information about the property, its size, and any zoning or use rules. These records provide information on property transfers, including the name of the previous and current owners, the sale price, and a description of the property. Title deeds may be available on the Building Department website.

  • Clerk Offices

    Clerk Offices operate at the county or local level and their primary purpose is the preservation of public records. Clerk Offices maintain a number of property-related records, including title deeds. These deeds provide information on property transfers, such as the names of the previous and current owners, the purchase price, and a description of the property. Title deeds act as proof of ownership and they may also contain information about the size of the property and any zoning rules. Clerk Offices often provide online access to their title deed records.

  • Recorders Of Deeds

    Recorders of Deeds maintain real estate ownership documents for a county or local government. The office ensures the accuracy of property, land, and property tax records, and as part of this responsibility, Recorders of Deeds keep title deeds. These title deeds provide information on property transfers, including the names of previous and current owners, a description of the property, and the purchase price. They act as proof of ownership and also list zoning rules for the property. Recorders of Deeds typically provide online access to their title deeds.

  • Town & City Halls

    Town and City Halls provide several municipal functions for their jurisdiction, and as part of their responsibilities they maintain important records for their town or city. This includes title deeds, which act as proof of ownership and typically contain information about the property being sold, its size, and any zoning or use rules. Title deeds also list information on property sales and transfers, including the name of previous and current owners, the sale price, and a description of the property. Title deeds may be available through the Town or City Hall website.