Whatcom County Property Search

Search free Whatcom County WA property, land, and tax records through local government assessors, auditors, clerks, property appraisers, deeds recorders, treasurers, tax collectors, city halls, and town halls.


Whatcom County Assessor Office

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.

Whatcom County Assessor's Office Bellingham WA 311 Grand Avenue 98225 360-676-6790


Whatcom County Auditor Office

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.

Washington State Auditor Bellingham WA 1616 Cornwall Avenue 98225 360-676-2165

Whatcom County Auditor Bellingham WA 812 Lakeway Drive 98229 360-733-0148


Whatcom County Clerk Office

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.

Lynden City Clerk Lynden WA 300 4th Street 98264 360-354-1170

Whatcom County Clerk Bellingham WA 311 Grand Avenue 98225 360-676-6777


Whatcom County Recorder Of Deeds

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.

Whatcom County Recorder of Deeds Bellingham WA 311 Grand Avenue 98225 360-676-6740


Whatcom County Town & City Hall

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.

Bellingham City Hall Bellingham WA 210 Lottie Street 98225 360-778-8000

Blaine City Hall Blaine WA 435 Martin Street 98230 360-332-3930

Everson City Hall Everson WA 111 West Main Street 98247 360-966-3411

Ferndale City Hall Ferndale WA 2095 Main Street 98248 360-384-4302

Lynden City Hall Lynden WA 323 Front Street 98264 360-354-4270

Nooksack City Hall Everson WA 103 West Madison Street 98247 360-966-2531

Sumas City Hall Sumas WA 433 Cherry St 98295 360-988-5711


Whatcom County Treasurer & Tax Collector Office

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.

Whatcom County Treasurer's Office Bellingham WA 311 Grand Avenue 98225 360-676-6774