Search free Porter County IN 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.
Boone Township Assessor Hebron IN 636 Front Street 46341 219-996-6120
Center Township Assessor Valparaiso IN 155 Indiana Avenue 46383 219-465-3545
Pine Township Assessor Chesterton IN 12 West Dunes Highway 46304 219-874-6531
Union Township Assessor Valparaiso IN 334 West US Highway 30 46385 219-462-1234
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.
Beverly Shores Clerk Chesterton IN 500 South Broadway 46304 219-872-0046
Bums Harbor Town Clerk Burns Harbor IN 310 Navajo Trail 46304 219-787-8591
Hebron Town Clerk Hebron IN 106 West Sigler Street 46341 219-996-4641
Porter Clerk Porter IN 303 Franklin Street 46304 219-926-2771
Porter County Clerk Valparaiso IN 16 Lincolnway 46383 219-465-3450
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.
Porter County Recorder of Deeds Valparaiso IN 155 Indiana Avenue 46383 219-465-3465
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.
Beverly Shores Town Hall Chesterton IN 500 Broadway 46304 219-728-6531
Hebron Town Hall Hebron IN 106 East Sigler Street 46341 219-996-4644
Kouts Town Hall Kouts IN 210 South Main Street 46347 219-766-3312
Portage City Hall Portage IN 6070 Central Avenue 46368 219-762-5425
Valparaiso City Hall Valparaiso IN 166 Lincolnway 46383 219-462-1161
Wanatah Town Hall Kouts IN 104 North Main Street 46347 219-733-2340
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.
Chesterton Town Treasurer Chesterton IN 726 Broadway 46304 219-926-1641
Kouts Town Treasurer Kouts IN 210 South Main Street 46347 219-766-3035
Portage City Treasurer Portage IN 6070 Central Avenue 46368 219-762-7784
Porter County Treasurer's Office Valparaiso IN 155 Indiana Avenue 46383 219-465-3470
Valparaiso Treasurer Valparaiso IN 166 Lincolnway 46383 219-462-1161