Individuals can find an assessor's parcel viewer through the desired county's office of the assessor website, notes the Los Angeles, Alameda and King county websites. Parcel viewers may offer maps, property names, jurisdictions, taxpayer names, addresses, appraised values and other information about the property.
The parcel maps offered through county office of assessor websites display parcel lines and other important property information, states the Alameda County of Assessor website. The parcel lines may be displayed on base maps or aerial maps, and the provided information is an estimate and cannot be used in place of a legal survey. Most websites allow visitors to search by address, assessor ID or other search terms.