Office of the Assessor of Real Estate

The Office of the Assessor of Real Estate fairly and equitably assesses the real estate in the City of Hampton annually and provides accurate property information under the authority of the Constitution of Virginia, Code of Virginia and Municipal Code of Hampton, and in accordance with standards of professional practice.

The guiding values of the Office of the Assessor of Real Estate are equalization, accuracy and efficiency: These values guide all valuation activities, the maintenance and distribution of information, as well as general administrative and technical functions.

On these pages, you can easily access real estate assessment data and information about the real estate assessment process. If you don't find the information you need, or you have a suggestion, please contact the Office of the Assessor of Real Estate.

The office is a recipient of the International Association of Assessing Officers’ Certificate of Excellence in Assessment Administration (2011 - Present). Hampton is the first Virginia locality and the eighth internationally to achieve this accreditation.
  1. Top News
  1. Public Notice - Board of Review of Real Estate Assessments Meetings

    May 12, 2017 - Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review of Real Estate Assessments of the City of Hampton will meet on the days hereafter listed for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities including errors in acreage. (...) View Full Public Notice
  2. Assessor's office prepares for field review program, appraisals this spring, summer

    Feb 2, 2017 - During the spring and summer, appraisers from the Office of the Assessor of Real Estate will conduct a comprehensive field review program. All or part of more than 60 neighborhoods or streets will be visited during the current year.
  3. Watch video to learn more about the real estate appraiser and the assessment process

    This new video provides an overview of the role of the real estate appraiser and the assessment process. Real Estate Appraiser Video