Business Data Subscriptions
The Assessor’s Office has recently received authorization from the Cook County Board of Commissioners to provide businesses with unlimited direct access to the most current assessment data in Cook County. If you wish to receive more information about this service, please fill out the form below. Database Subscription Agreement
Advertise Your Business on the Assessor's Office Web site
The Assessor’s Office has recently received authorization from the Cook County Board of Commissioners to allow businesses to advertise on the Assessor’s Office Web site.
The advertising program is designed to provide Cook County government a revenue stream other than taxation, while offering commercial businesses the opportunity to deliver appropriate, non-intrusive messages to site visitors.
If you're interested in advertising with our office, please learn more about our advertising policies and guidelines:
Cook County Assessor’s Office – Advertising Acceptance Guidelines
Below is a summary of the Cook County Assessor’s Office advertising acceptance guidelines. To receive a copy of the full list of guidelines, please contact us using the form above.
No advertisements or links to sites containing inappropriate material will be accepted. The Assessor’s Office reserves the right to deny any and all requests for inclusion of inappropriate advertisements on its Web site. In addition, the Assessor’s Office reserves the right to remove any inappropriate link and/or advertisement from the site.
Inappropriate advertising examples include, but are not limited to:
Unauthorized or unapproved use of the Assessor’s advertisement assets (such as, talent, logos, characters, etc.),
Gun advertisements (firearms, bullets, etc.),
Pornography advertisements, including, but not limited to any site selling, showing, linking, offering for free or otherwise, sex related matters in any medium and/or media, products or services that include massage parlors, escort services and/or matters with sexual overtones,
Potentially slanderous or libelous content,
Bad language, body parts, proxies for bad language,
Indecent language or behavior,
Hostility or violence,
Illegal discrimination of any group,
Attacks considered ethnic, racial, sexual, or religious,
Ads harmful to children, emotionally or physically.
Advertisements containing disparaging characteristics,
Inherently dangerous products,
Advertisements and/or links for products and/or services that violate the law,
Advertising that is false, misleading, deceptive and/or offensive to the moral standards of the community, or contrary to good taste,
Advertising which might be contrary to the best interests of the County, its departments, appointed and elected officials and that state or suggest that proponents or opponents of the persons or measures advertised are vulgar, greedy, immoral, monopolistic, illegal or unfair,
Advertisements involving or referring to political, religious, moral or environmental issues subject to public debate,
Any information that would subject the Web site to be a public forum,
Links to sites that contain malicious software that may be uploaded and/or downloaded to the internet user’s computer, including but not limited to spyware, adware, malicious pop-ups, and/or viruses. Non-malicious “Cookies”, a very small text document which often includes anonymous unique identifiers, are accepted.
The assessor reserves the right to reject or to suspend any advertisement that is deemed by the assessor, in his/her sole discretion, to disrupt site service or performance or is reported to negatively affect user experience.
The advertising content must be clearly identifiable as an advertisement.
The advertiser must fulfill the advertised offer as stated in the advertisement, including without limitation, not altering any offer periods, product offers or prices that are stated in the advertisement unless advertiser has obtained the assessor's prior approval.
Advertisements cannot mislead the user. For example, they may not mimic or resemble Windows/Mac/Unix dialog boxes, error messages, or the like.
Advertisements cannot resemble cookcountyassessor.com content.
Advertisements cannot solicit or collect, or appear to solicit or collect, any personally identifiable information from cookcountyassessor.com visitors without their knowledge.
Advertisements cannot mimic news headlines in design, tone, third person sentence structure, or topic.
Advertisements cannot contain graphics that simulate interactivity (i.e. dropdown menus, search boxes etc.). Actual interactive ads approved by the Assessor are accepted.
Additionally, no advertising will be accepted from attorneys, law firms, or real estate tax representatives who file appeals with the Assessor’s Office.
Reach a Motivated, Engaged Audience
This Web site attracts a high-end demographic. The site is frequently visited by hundreds of thousands of homeowners searching for information on their properties and is also visited by professionals in the real estate, law and tax fields.
Visitors who visit the site are highly engaged in information gathering. This creates an ideal setting for relevant commercial messages.
The site receives three to four million page views per month.
How your business can benefit as you:
- reach more prospective customers,
- drive high-quality traffic to your Web site,
- maximize your money-making opportunities,
- target people interested in your products and services,
- eliminate wasted advertising spending,
- save yourself years of research and costly mistakes,
- increase your business volume more quickly,
- tap into a built-in audience, and
- present your business to the right people at the right time.
Want to Advertise?
If you are interested in advertising your business on the Cook County Assessor’s Office Web site, please e-mail using the form below or call us at (312) 603-5313.
As part of its online advertising program, the Cook County Assessor’s Office
has launched a advertiser directory on its site: http://directory.cookcountyassessor.com
The advertiser directory is a highly valuable new feature that will help local businesses connect with customers. Directory advertising presents a unique opportunity for a wide range of businesses to participate in the Cook County Assessor’s Office’s online advertising program.
Purchasing a Listing in the Directory
Directory packages are available to fit any budget. Your business can be listed in one or more directory categories on a monthly or annual basis. A wide range of categories assures that you’re reaching the right audience.
Advertisers are able to combine directory listings with banner advertising on the site for additional impact and value.
View our Advertisie page to get started!
If you are interested in being listed in the directory, please call us at (312) 603-5313 or complete the form below: