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Looking for information about a property? Try these resources.

by gsmart

Here are a few onlines resources to check when looking to find out more information about a piece of property in Boston.


Suffolk Registry of Deeds

Use this database to check all documents relative to real estate, including deed, mortgages, releases and liens.  Find recorded land documents dated back to 1893. Indexed documents go back to 1976. 


Building Permit Search 

The building permit search database is courtsey of the Inspectional Services Department.  Check this database to see what building permits have been issued for your propery.


Assessing Online 

Property parcel data including assessed value, location, ownership and tax information for each piece of property in Boston can be found here.




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