As of Monday, April 29, the Office of the Assessor-Recorder has a new main office phone number, 628-652-8100. For the 12 months following this transition, constituents who call the Office’s prior phone number will automatically be transferred to our new line. As part of this transition, the Office is instituting key upgrades to improve the experience that San Franciscans have when calling us. To learn more, click here.

You can search our recorded documents online.

Search Online:
The Records Manager access tool allows the public to locate most documents that have been recorded in San Francisco. 

The records located on this site are public and questions regarding documents found on this site should be directed to our main office

Helpful Search Tip: 

  • You can search for recorded documents by using a few keywords in the Basic Search, or by more specific search criteria in our Advanced Search.
  • You can search for recorded documents by name, document number, document type, or by using the Assessor's Parcel Number (APN, whic is also known as the Assessor's Block and Lot Number).  Please note that this search tool does not allow searches by property address.
  • Any document(s) recorded prior to 1990 can only be searched at our main office