Consumer Advice, Realtor Advice

Appeal Your Property Tax Bill the Smart Way

A View from the Beach

Have you found that the value of your home has decreased—but your property taxes have not? When property values increased, the assessor’s office was quick to raise your taxes, right?

So why are they reluctant to decrease your taxes? Because they need the money, too!

That’s why it’s not going to be easy. But there are usually laws in place when it comes to how property is valued and what steps you need to take to dispute the assessed value of your home and get your property taxes reduced. Continue reading