Find out how to locate a property owner of a home or piece of land?

Need to locate a property owner? How to find out who a property or piece of land in the United States or a U.S. territory? This short article is a helpful aid to find out “Who owns this property,” and  lists the steps you need to take to find out who currently owns a property or land.

It’s easier than ever to find out who owns a property. Bookmark these simple instructions to reference anytime.


Follow these simple steps:

  1. Search the local county assessor website in which the property is located
  2. Go to the “land or parcel search” option and enter the property address or parcel number
  3. Assessor indexes will provide the current taxpayer or owner on the title (vesting deed)
  4. Locate an online title company with access to county recorder databases. Recorded information typically includes the owner on title, the taxpayer’s current mailing address, mortgages, liens, conveyances, and judgment records.