Collected on this page are links that are very useful for homeowners and those in various Real Estate professions. Rather than searching various county, state and federal websites for this info, you can bookmark this page and you will always have these links handy whenever you need them!
Charlotte-Metro Area County Websites and GIS sites
POLARIS (Property Ownership and Land Records Information System) - Mecklenburg County's GIS/mapping website. See tax maps, search for sales, find flood and zoning information, and many other very helpful uses!
Charlotte Neighborhood Quality Of Life Study - The Neighborhood Quality of Life Study evaluates social, crime, physical and economic conditions in Charlotte's neighborhoods.
Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds
- Here you can find all real property documents on file with Mecklenburg County. These documents include: Deeds, Deeds of Trust(Mortgages), Restrictions, Right of Ways, Easements, Subdivision Surveys, Leases, etc.
Mecklenburg County Real Estate Lookup
- Information about current ownership, mailing address, legal property description, property values, building details, land use, sales, deeds, tax bills, street maps and directions can all be found on the detail pages of a chosen property.
Mecklenburg County Flood Zone Mapping - Find out if a given property is located within a FEMA Flood Hazard Area, which Watershed a property is located and interactive mapping.
Neighborhood Organization Contact List
- The Planning Department maintains a list of neighborhood organizations. This list includes the contact information for neighborhood presidents/leaders throughout the City of Charlotte
and Mecklenburg County
Union County Government Website
Union County Register Of Deeds - Deeds, Deeds of Trust(Mortgages), Restrictions, Right of Ways, Easements, Subdivision Surveys, Leases, etc.
Union County GIS/Maps
Monthly Building Permit Reports
Cabarrus County GIS Website
Cabarrus County Register of Deeds
Iredell County GIS Website
Iredell County Register of Deeds
Iredell County Appraisal Card Lookup
Gaston County Main Website
Gaston County GIS/Mapping
Gaston County Flood Insurance Rate Maps
Gaston County Zoning Maps - Also contains information about Gaston County's land use, planning department, zoning ordinances, etc.
Gaston County Tax Department - Look up tax rates for the various cities and towns in Gaston County.
Lincoln County Main Website
Lincoln County Online Services - From this page you can access Lincoln county's GIS site, Lincoln County Tax Administration or Register of Deeds Land Records & Document Image System, and Lincoln County Comparable Properties Search Utility.
Catawba County Main Website
Catawba County GIS
North Carolina Websites
North Carolina Real Estate Commission website - renew and update license info, find NC licensed brokers/brokerages, apply for a brokers or brokerage licenses, check you continuing education status, license laws/rules, see all of the NCREC publications and bulletins, and more.
North Carolina Appraisal Board - Rules & Laws governing NC appraisers, search for a certified general or residential appraiser by name or certification number, application information, disciplinary actions, etc.
North Carolina Assocation of Realtors website
North Carolina State website
Better Business Bureau of the Southeast
USPAP 2010-2011 - Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice
Definitions Ethics Rule Scope of Work Rule Std 1 Std 2 Std 3 Std 4 Std 5 Std 6 Advisory Opinions