June 21, 2017 -- Assessor Chu Identifies $34 Million in Underreported Transfer Tax
April 27, 2017 -- Assessor's Office Sets Record For Historic Transfer Tax Revenue Collections
February 17, 2017 -- Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu Develops a New Form to Help Short-Term Rentals File Their Annual Business Statements
January 1, 2017 -- Assessor Carmen Chu to Serve as President of the Bay Area Assessors Association
December 14, 2016 -- Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu Strengthens Transfer Tax Code Through Certification Of Prop W
November 29, 2016 -- Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu & Treasurer José Cisneros Announce Streamlined New Business Registration Process In San Francisco
November 10, 2016 -- $14.7 Million in Veteran Exemptions Granted By the Office Of the Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu to Benefit Veterans and Their Families
September 8, 2016 -- SF Assessor-Recorder Chu & State Controller Yee Announce Return of Property Tax Assistance for Low-Income Homeowners
July 13, 2016 -- San Francisco’s Total Property Assessment Above $200 Billion For The First Time
July 1, 2016 -- Over 200,000 Documents Public Records Preserved in San Francisco Last Year
June 17, 2016 -- Application for Senior Parcel Tax Exemption Due June 30TH
May 24, 2016 -- The Office of the Assessor-Recorder Generates $83 Million above Budget
May 12, 2016 -- Public information on SF properties is now available on www.sfassessor.org and SF OpenData
January 5, 2016 -- Official copies are currently $15 per copy.
September 22, 2015 -- Important Requirements to Record Documents in San Francisco
September 9, 2015 -- The deadline to submit a formal appeal for 2015/2016 assessed property value is scheduled to close on Tuesday, September 15, 2015
August 5, 2015 -- Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu Releases Language Survey Data on San Francisco Businesses
July 30, 2015 -- Requests to have transfer tax amount suppressed no longer being accepted
July 28, 2015 -- Critical Notice of Assessed Value Notice Available in multiple languages
July 13, 2015 -- Assessed value is the basis to calculate your property tax for this year
July 7, 2015 -- San Francisco’s real estate market shows continued strength with total assessed property value totaling $191 billion
July 2, 2015 -- The Office of the Assessor-Recorder will use MLS to ensure more accurate and fair tax assessments for all San Francisco property owners and taxpayers
July 1, 2015 -- Assessor Chu Pushes Transfer Tax Accountability Through Audit Program
June 30, 2015 -- The Office of the Assessor-Recorder helped pass legislation to streamline all public information available on the same recorded document.
June 10, 2015 -- Senior parcel tax exemption applications and supporting documents should be submitted to the SFUSD before June 30th
March 23, 2015 -- March 31st marks deadline for homeowners to apply for an informal review with the Office of the Assessor-Recorder
March 4, 2015 - Carmen Chu, Assessor-Recorder, encourages homeowners to file their Informal Assessments before March 31, 2015 deadline.
February 4, 2015 - Carmen Chu today unveiled the Assessor-Recorder’s new official website. The site has been overhauled to feature improved customer service, design, navigation, search, and accessibility through virtually any device, including mobile devices.
January 1, 2015 -- Smart Local Urban Agricultural Zone Laws Go Into Effect