Search free Santa Barbara County CA property, land, and tax records through local government assessors, auditors, clerks, property appraisers, deeds recorders, treasurers, tax collectors, city halls, and town halls.
Assessors are responsible for determining the value of property in order to determine property taxes. Assessors collect data from on-site inspections, value assessments for construction or improvements, comparable sales, and calculations of depreciation. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every parcel in the district, which includes ownership information, maps of property lines, inventories of parcels and structures, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Many offices also provide online property search databases.
Santa Barbara County Assessor Lompoc CA 401 East Cypress Avenue 93436 805-737-7899
Santa Barbara County Assessor Santa Maria CA 511 Lakeside Parkway 93455 805-346-8310
Santa Barbara County Assessor's Office Santa Barbara CA 105 East Anapamu Street 93101 805-568-2550
Auditors are responsible for maintaining accurate financial records on properties, including the appraisal and assessment of a property's value, which is used to determine property taxes. Auditors collect data from on-site inspections, information submitted by owners, prior sales, and statistical analyses. The Auditor's Office maintains current data on property value, owner information, inventories of parcels and structures, and parcel maps. Many offices also provide online property search databases.
Santa Barbara Auditor Santa Barbara CA 105 East Anapamu Street 93101 805-568-2100
Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is a valuable source of information on property. The Clerk's Office contains documentation on real estate excise taxes, registered land, and property transactions, as well as land documents including deeds, mortgages, and liens on properties. Many offices provide online databases to access this information.
Lompoc City Clerk Lompoc CA 100 Civic Center Plaza 93436 805-875-8242
Santa Barbara County Clerk Santa Maria CA 312 East Cook Street 93454 805-614-6414
Santa Barbara County Clerk Lompoc CA 401 East Cypress Avenue 93436 805-737-7705
Santa Barbara County Clerk Santa Barbara CA 1100 Anacapa Street 93101 805-568-2250
Santa Maria Clerk Santa Maria CA 511 Lakeside Parkway 93455 805-346-8370
Recorders of Deeds maintain public records, particularly documents related to property, and make them available for public access. The Office of Recorder of Deeds is a valuable source of information on property. The Recorder of Deeds maintains documents on land transactions within its jurisdictions, including deeds, mortgages, surveys, and easements, as well as tax liens. Many offices provide online databases to access this information.
Santa Barbara County Recorder of Deeds Santa Barbara CA PO Box 159 93102 805-568-2250
The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. The Town Hall or City Hall often maintains records related to the locality, such as property taxes, property value assessments, and land transactions, as well as property sales and transfers.
Buellton City Hall Buellton CA 107 West Highway 246 93427 805-686-0137
Carpinteria City Hall Carpinteria CA 5775 Carpinteria Avenue 93013 805-684-5405
Goleta City Hall Goleta CA 130 Cremona Drive 93117 805-961-7500
Guadalupe City Hall Guadalupe CA 918 Obispo Street 93434 805-343-1340
Lompoc City Hall Lompoc CA 100 Civic Center Plaza 93436 805-736-1261
Santa Barbara City Hall Santa Barbara CA 735 Anacapa Street 93101 805-963-0611
Solvang City Hall Solvang CA 1644 Oak Street 93463 805-688-5575
The Treasurer and Tax Collector is responsible for the collection of property tax revenue. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains current property tax information, lists of sold parcels, and is also charged with the sale of properties due to a default on taxes. In some jurisdictions, property auctions run by the Treasurer and Tax Collector are online and open to the public.
Santa Barbara County Tax Collector Santa Maria CA 511 Lakeside Parkway 93455 805-346-8330
Santa Barbara County Treasurer-Tax Collector's Office Santa Barbara CA 105 East Anapamu Street 93101 805-568-2920