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

Mecklenburg County

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.
Code Enforcement and Building Permits - Look up all permitted building in Mecklenburg County (with Archives!)
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department - Annexation, Area Planning, Capital Facilities, Historic Districts, Research, Rezoning, Subdivision, Transportation Planning, and Zoning Administration. 
Union 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

Cabarrus County GIS Website

Cabarrus County Register of Deeds

Iredell County

Iredell County GIS Website

Iredell County Register of Deeds

Iredell County Appraisal Card Lookup

Gaston County

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

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

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


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