Real Estate Transfer Data

If you convey or sell real estate, you must file a Real Estate Transfer Return (RETR) with the county Register of Deeds when recording deeds of property conveyances. Since July 1, 2009, under state law you must electronically file (e-file) a RETR. Below are links to Real Estate Transfer historical data e-filed since January 1, 2010. Data is updated weekly.

RETR information may be used to determine a property's market value. The best indicator of market value is a transfer representing an arm's-length transaction.

Characteristics of an arm's-length sale:


Not all Real Estate Transfer Returns represents arm's-length sales:

Go to Real Estate Transfer Search

Historical Data

Details:

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Historical Data

2015

2014

2013

2012 | 2011 | 2010

Real Estate Transfer Data Fields for above files

Email additional questions to otas@revenue.wi.gov.

June 16, 2015