Search free DeKalb County IL 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.
Burlington Township Assessor Sycamore IL 434 South Main Street 60178 847-683-2555
Cortland Township Assessor Cortland IL 14 South Prairie Street 60112 815-756-6423
Dekalb County Assessor's Office Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7120
Sandwich Township Assessor Sandwich IL 201 West Center Street 60548 815-786-2828
Sycamore Township Assessor Sycamore IL 545 Brickville Road 60178 815-899-5313
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.
Cortland Town Clerk Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-9041
Dekalb County Clerk Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7146
Kirkland City Clerk Kirkland IL 511 Main Street 60146 815-522-6179
Sandwich City Clerk Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-9321
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.
Dekalb County Recorder of Deeds Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7149
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.
Cortland Town Hall Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-3030
Genoa City Hall Genoa IL 333 East 1st Street 60135 815-784-2327
Sandwich City Hall Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-8802
Waterman City Hall Waterman IL 215 West Adams Street 60556 815-264-3652
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.
Administration Building - Sycamore Campus Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7112