A copy of the legal description for your property can be found on the deed that was recorded when you purchased your property. If you do not have a copy of your deed, you can get a copy at the Marin County Recorder's Office located at the Marin Civic Center Room 232, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael, CA. Office hours are from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM excluding major holidays.
You can view the Grantor/Grantee index online at any time, or in the Recorder's lobby during business hours (8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday) at the Marin County Civic Center Room 232, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael CA.
Official records from 1/2/1973 to the present are searchable electronically online and on-site at the Marin County Recorder. Older records may be researched on-site at the Marin County Recorder's Office at the Marin County Civic Center Room 232, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael CA. The online search will only provide you with the document number and index information, but you will not be able to view an image of the recorded document. Please be aware that document images can only be viewed on-site at the Recorder's Office, however, the Marin County Recorder will email copies of documents upon receipt of request and payment. Recorder's staff can also offer assistance in search techniques but cannot perform searches on your behalf. Title companies and legal experts can offer further assistance in locating records or performing searches.
If you need additional information or have more questions, please contact a member of the Assessor Mapping staff via phone at (415) 473-5073 or via email. The Marin County Assessor's Office is located at the Marin County Civic Center Room 208, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903. Office hours are from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday excluding major holidays.