Real Estate Assessor's Office

Our Mission

To provide fair and equitable appraisal of real estate for assessment purposes to the citizens and property owners of Chesapeake through effective professional personnel, innovative technology and application of reliable, consistent procedures.

Real Estate Notice of Assessment

In accordance with Code of Virginia Title 58.1-3330 and Section 30-119(b) of the Chesapeake City Code, property owners whose value has changed since July 1, 2023, will be sent a reassessment notice mailed on or before March 1, 2024.

Annual Assessment Time Frame

  • Data is collected from January 1 - December 31 each year.
  • New Assessment date is January 1, effective July 1 each year.

Appeals Information

Chesapeake Real Estate Tax Rate

Chesapeake Real Estate Tax Rate Fiscal Year 2023 to 2024: $1.01 per hundred of the assessed value

Tax rate includes a base rate of $1.00 plus $0.01 for mosquito control.

Please Note: Effective October 1, 2021, City of Chesapeake Residents will receive Supplemental Tax Bills for new construction, additions or demolitions on a quarterly basis. The valuation changes will be captured on October 1, January 1, April 1 and July 1 each year.