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, 2021 will be sent a reassessment notice mailed on or before March 1st.

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 2022 to 2023: $1.05 (See note 2) per hundred of the assessed value

Note 1: Tax rate includes a base rate of $1.04 plus $0.01 for mosquito control

Note 2: Fiscal Year 2022 to 2023 includes a $0.04 credit for an effective tax rate of $1.01

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


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