What is GIS?What is GIS? ​(Geographic Information System) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of spatial or geographical data. 1{5724a08c-a800-45e7-9a6b-85324b544ace}
What is Land Records?What is Land Records? ​Listing of real property for taxation purposes, documents of title, property record cards, maps etc.2{5724a08c-a800-45e7-9a6b-85324b544ace}
Who do I contact if I need to physically locate my property corners?Who do I contact if I need to physically locate my property corners? ​Surveyor of your choice. (GIS maps are not of survey quality and should not be used as such. The data shown on the maps is for tax purposes and general location of parcel lines.)3{5724a08c-a800-45e7-9a6b-85324b544ace}
Who do I contact if I want to convey property to someone else or I have a legal issue?Who do I contact if I want to convey property to someone else or I have a legal issue? ​Attorney of your choice.4{5724a08c-a800-45e7-9a6b-85324b544ace}
​Why does the GIS/ Mapping office not combine my property on the tax maps since I have a plat on Burke County record stating to combine?​Why does the GIS/ Mapping office not combine my property on the tax maps since I have a plat on Burke County record stating to combine? ​A legal document of title aka muniment / affidavit has to be recorded in the Burke County Register of Deeds office which describes to legally combine the properties. Plats do not have the power to legally combine without a Deed, Affidavit or other muniment being recorded.5{5724a08c-a800-45e7-9a6b-85324b544ace}