Real Estate Valuation

The Office of Real Estate Valuation is the City department responsible for appraising all real property at 100% of market value each year.  The appraisals are used to calculate the annual real estate tax bill. 

The Assessor's Office:


  • strives to provide equitable and accurate assessments 
  • analyzes parcel sales, land subdivisions, zoning changes 
  • updates and maintains building and property characteristics 
  • maintains parcel information for website
  • administers preferential programs, including Agricultural Land Use and Exemption on Certain Rehabilitated Real Property
  • manages the tax abatement programs 
  • evaluates trends that affect market value of real property 
  • performs market value appraisals related to mechanical, plumbing, electrical and building permits
  • provides exceptional customer service and comprehensive real estate information 

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To view the General Reassessment Briefing for Fiscal Year 2021-2022 presented to Roanoke City Council on Monday, January 4, 2021, click here.

2021 Virtual Town Hall Webinar

To view the Real Estate Virtual Town Hall Webinar, click here.

To view the 2021 Virtual Town Hall Webinar Real Estate Budget Briefing Presentation, click here.