Real Estate Tax Assessor Search Page
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This page contains links to pages and resources dealing with real estate assessments in New Jersey using the resources located at the main page of New Jersey County Tax Boards Association, Inc located here: http://www.njactb.org
A direct link to the search page of the NJACTB can be reached by click HERE
If that link is not working, go to the main page and click on the "Search Records" link.
This is the main page: http://www.njactb.org
After reaching the search page, use the instructions below to select the county and municipality and other choices you want.
The drop down selection window is indicated by the small, downward pointing triangle. Click on the triangle to make your selection.
If you have selected "Simple Search" in Step 4 you will see the following additional entry screens.
Most users will not have enough information for Location, Block, Lot and Qualifier. If so, enter it. If not, enter owner's last name. The name must be spelled correctly. You may have to experiment with the spelling of names to get it correct.
After entering your search criteria, click on "Submit Search"
As an example, I have chosen the following information for my search criteria:
Step 1: Current Tax List
Step 2: Cumberland-2004
Step 3: Downe Twp.
Step 4: Simple
Step 5: Standard
As a search example, I used the Downe Township mayor, Chester Riland. I have used his name in the "Owner Name" search criteria and after clicking on "Submit Search" I received the following search results:
All of the column headings are self-explanatory with the exception of "Detail". Notice that in the Detail column, there is a hyperlink to "More Information". I selected the first item in the list for Mr. Riland's property at Block 12, Lot 7 and received the following results:
The above information is typical of the information received for any tax search using the Search Records hyperlink.
Interesting sections of the material are:
Tips on how to do searches more quickly:
REMEMBER: The information available and described here is all PUBLIC INFORMATION which can be accessed in person at the municipal tax office in which property is located. Using the Internet-based data you can snoop on your friends and neighbors without having the personnel in your local tax office know that you are curious.
Freedom of Information is one of the wonderful things about living in the United States of America!
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