Office of the Assessor - Digital Cameras Used to Assess Property

The Office of the Assessor occupies the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors of the County Government Center (East Wing) located at 70 West Hedding Street, in San Jose, California.

Assessor's office appraisal staff shall use digital cameras (currently Canon Power Shot (ELPH190IS or an iPad Pro) to photograph real and personal property as reasonably necessary for assessment purposes. Depending upon the assessment issue, inspections and photographs of the interior and/or exterior of property shall be required to document physical characteristics, including but not limited to age, condition, size, completion, use, and classification.

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