Your online source for property transaction information in Talbot or Queen Anne’s County, Maryland.
The Hill Report is prepared using the latest public information available from the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of Talbot County and Queen Anne's County, Maryland and the Maryland State Department of Assessment and Taxation.
The report includes information on land transfers and real estate sales in St. Michaels, Easton, Oxford and throughout Talbot County as well as in Centreville, Stevensville, Queenstown, Church Hill and throughout Queen Anne's County, Maryland.
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Each report includes:
deeds & related mortgages
A mortgage is a legal arrangement in which a property owner gives someone else his property to hold as security until he pays off a debt. A deed acts as the legal evidence of any sort of property transfer from one party to another. When someone creates a mortgage, they may use a deed to transfer their property.
State Liens Filed
A Maryland tax lien arises in general whenever there is any unpaid Maryland tax, interest or penalty. A tax lien attaches to all of a taxpayer's assets, such as property, securities and vehicles, and also attaches to a taxpayer's after-acquired property while the lien is in effect.
New Civil Cases Filed
Court cases that involve disputes between people or businesses over money or some injury to personal rights are called “civil” cases.
Other mortgages recorded
Other mortgages include things like Refinances, Lines of Credit, Second Deed of Trust filings…
District court judgments entered
In law, a judgment is a decision of a court regarding the rights and liabilities of parties in a legal action or proceeding. Judgments also generally provide the court's explanation of why it has chosen to make a particular court order.
building permits - county
The Department of Permits and Inspections is responsible for the administration and enforcement of building codes in Talbot County. The purpose of the codes is to provide minimum requirements to safeguard life or limb, health and public welfare. The codes shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, maintenance, removal and demolition of every building or structure or any appurtenances connected or attached to such buildings or structures in Talbot County.
Federal Liens Filed
The Internal Revenue Service routinely files federal tax liens against taxpayers who have unpaid tax obligations. A federal tax lien is a document filed with a county government (usually where the taxpayer lives or conducts business) notifying the general public that a taxpayer has an unpaid federal tax debt. Liens attach to the taxpayer's property (both real property and personal property).
Other civil JUDGMENTS entered
A civil judgment is a ruling against a defendant in a court of law. It refers to a non-criminal legal matter and often requires the defendant to pay damages. Damages are generally money amounts