orange county

Why Choose CAPTA?

Why Choose CAPTA?

This letter comes from an existing client of ours. He had retained our services on a couple parcels, in Orange and Los Angeles Counties. In the 2009 tax year, our client decided to use a different company that states a lower fee. Understandable that he is looking to save money - after all that is what we try to do for all our clients. In that 2009 year, the other company failed to achieve a reduction for our client. Meanwhile...

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Orange County Industrial Reduction

Orange County Industrial Reduction

This property is a large industrial building on a few acres of land. At first glance, the property appeared to be well below value. In 2009, the assessment was at $10,400,000 and we were able to prove a reduction to $8,800,000. In 2010, it was solidly performing and any other property tax agent would have done a search for some comparable sales and realizing it was already reduced 20% would probably...

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Orange County Industrial Reduction

Orange County Industrial Reduction

The subject property is a warehouse in the Placentia area. We were able to secure a reduction in the 2009 year from $1,980,000 to $1,565,000. Now, through our application for changed assessment we were able to prove an additional reduction to $1,200,000.....

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Orange County Office Condos

Orange County Office Condos

We were also to prove reductions on a couple office condominiums in Orange County today. These are located in the Irvine area and for 2010 were assessed at $921,000 and $775,000. We had already secured reductions for 2010 through our Proposition 8 Request for Review to $555,000 and $440,000 respectively. A typical property tax agent would have been ecstatic about these reductions and likely would have...

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Orange County Retail

Orange County Retail

Due to our pending application for changed assessment we were able to work out a reduction on a retail property in the Fullerton area of Orange County today. The County appraiser had offered a small reduction on the 2010 assessment of just over $850,000 but we didn't feel it was adequate. After declining their offer and...

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