Divison Director: Chad Martini
705 Courthouse Square Rm 148
St. Cloud, MN 56303
Office Hours 8:00 am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday
Property Transfers - transferring ownership in the tax system upon deeds/legal documents to ensure proper recording
Issuing of new tax parcels - property splits, combinations of parcels and plats
Mailing Addresses- maintaining property owners mailing addresses for billing purposes in the tax system. Need to change your mailing address?
Special Assessments - posting all special assessments certified by local jurisdictions to the property tax system
Property Addresses - assist in property addressing for rural areas and maintaining the addressees in the property tax system
Tax Forfeiture - forfeiting tax parcels that have not been redeemed by state law for delinquent real estate taxes and making them available for sale through public auction/over the counter sales
The Land Management/County Surveyor Division is responsible for remonumentation of government section markers throughout the County, oversees ditch on-site reviews, aerial photos, reviews of plats, maps and legal descriptions.
Land Management/GIS (Geographic Information Systems) is a mapping technology which can be used to analyze the geographic information of a property. The GIS area works to develop, implement and maintain a GIS database for county departments, local government agencies and the general public. The GIS area provides maps and the necessary tools for emergency response and public protection.
Stearns County has a Property Management Portal available, which is an Internet application that provides the county's business partners with 24/7 online access to real time property records information.