Property Transfer Information/Real Property Statements

P.A. 415 defines transfers and requires that whenever a property transfers ownership, a Property Transfer Affidavit must be filled out by the new owner with the assessing officer (even if you are not recording a new deed) within 45 days of the transfer. This affidavit must disclose the following:

-Date of transfer

-Property address and parcel number

-Parties of the transfer

-Buyers contact information

-Terms of the sale

-Exemptions

-Sale price of real estate

-Etc. 

*Please contact the assessors office to receive the form, here is an example: Property Transfer Affidavit