Official Court Records – Useful For Looking Up Any Possible Liens, Judgments or additional Mortgages. This site can also be helpful when searching for an absentee owner. Used to locate Foreclosures, Lis Pendens, Probate properties, Divorce, etc.
Property Appraiser’s Office - Will show detailed information about the property including – previous owners, amount property sold for in the past, current address of homeowner. This site will often offer a photo of the property in question.
Google Maps – Useful for a quick street view of a neighborhood or house (Not Always Up To Date)
Circuit Civil Foreclosure List – Listing of Properties Scheduled For Auction. Includes Price / Sale Date / Name
Tax Deed Sales – Auction of property on which tax certificates have been sold by the Tax Collector’s Office for delinquent real estate taxes.
Locate Property Owners
Spokeo – Free service that will often provide you with detailed information.
Whitepages - Free service for matching up addresses, names and phone number.