Search free Cortland County NY 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.
Cortland City Assessor Cortland NY 13 Church Street 13045 607-753-1232
Cortlandville Assessor Cortland NY 3577 Terrace Road 13045 607-756-7306
Homer Town Assessor Homer NY 31 North Main Street 13077 607-749-3153
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 County Clerk Cortland NY 60 Central Avenue 13045 607-753-5048
Cortlandville Town Clerk Cortland NY 3577 Terrace Road 13045 607-756-5725
Cuyler Town Clerk Truxton NY 6984 East Keeney Road 13158 607-842-6695
Homer Village Clerk Homer NY 53 South Main Street 13077 607-749-3322
Preble Town Clerk Preble NY 1968 Preble Road 13141 607-749-3199
Taylor Town Clerk Cincinnatus NY 3299 New York 26 13040 607-863-3008
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.
Cortland County Recorder of Deeds Cortland NY 46 Greenbush Street 13045 607-753-5021
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.
Cincinnatus Town Hall Cincinnatus NY S Main 13040 607-863-4220
Marathon Town Hall Marathon NY 40 West Main Street 13803 607-849-6966
Scott Town Hall Homer NY 6689 New York 41 13077 607-749-2902
Virgil Town Hall Cortland NY 1176 Church Street 13045 607-835-6174
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.
Cortland Treasurer Cortland NY 60 Central Avenue 13045 607-753-5070