Department of Real Estate Assessments

The Real Estate Assessments Office is operating virtually and Appraisers are available by phone, email or virtual video meetings. In- person meetings, and document pick-up are available by appointment only.  Please call (703) 228-3920 or email to reach an appraiser or to set up an appointment. Updated July 19, 2022   


The Department of Real Estate Assessments is responsible for the annual appraisal for ad valorem taxation of all locally assessed real property in Arlington County. We achieve our mission to provide uniform assessments of real property for the equitable distribution of real estate taxes by:

  • Adhering to Virginia statutes, local ordinances, and best practices of appraisal and assessment administration
  • Providing transparent, public access to information and processes
  • Employing a competent, well-trained, professional staff; and-
  • Demanding the highest standard of ethical behavior of department employees.


Contact Us

Department of Real Estate Assessments
2100 Clarendon Boulevard, Suite 502
Arlington, VA 22201

Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tel: 703-228-3920
TTY: 703-228-4611

Board of Equalization

The Board of Equalization conducts hearings on property assessment disputes. Acting on the basis of relevant evidence submitted by both property owner and the Department of Real Estate Assessments, it is their role to make a fair, impartial decision on all property assessment disputes appealed, between taxpayers and the Assessor. View BOE Information.