City Assessor's Office

City of Lakes Building
309 2nd Avenue South, Room 100
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Call 311 or (612) 673-3000
Fax (612) 673-3538
[email protected]

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

About the Assessor’s Office

Our Mission

The Assessor’s Office serves the taxpayers of the City of Minneapolis by valuing and classifying property in an accurate, ethical, fair and defensible manner as prescribed by Minnesota state law.

Who we are

Assessors are professionals with strict training, experience and certification requirements set by the Minnesota State Board of Assessors (governing body that administers assessor licensing). Assessors must have a college degree (or equivalent), real estate appraisal experience and certification from the Minnesota State Board of Assessors.

City of Minneapolis Assessor's Office Organizational Chart

What we do

Accurately and fairly appraise and classify real estate and appropriate personal property within the City of Minneapolis Establish tax rates
Process owner requests for a valuation reviewIssue tax statements/bills
Explain the avenues of appeal if property owners disagree with their estimated market valueCollect or refund taxes
Determine the current classification and use of property 
Process and maintain homestead applications  
Process special homestead applications for residents with qualifying disabilities  
Fulfill public requests for real estate property information 
Administer special programs (example: property tax exemption) 
Provide information and feedback to taxing authorities 








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Last updated May 8, 2019



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