Residential Development Land

Property Tax Reduction on Vacant Residential Land

San Diego County Property Taxes

San Diego County Property Taxes

After receiving and reviewing our application for changed assessment filed with San Diego County, we were offered a stipulation on a parcel of vacant residential land in La Jolla. The parcel was originally assessed at $1,385,000 and we were able to accept a reduction to $1,000,000 saving our client over $4,000 in property taxes in one year!

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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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Contra Costa Vacant Residential

Contra Costa Vacant Residential

5 acres of land in the city of Lafayette. This case involved an undeveloped tract of land in the hills above the city of Lafayette in Contra Costa County. Originally purchased at auction in 2008 for a little over a million dollars. Because it was purchased at auction there was a small...

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Vacant Residential Land – San Bernardino

Vacant Residential Land – San Bernardino

On Monday we had 3 separate cases of vacant residential development land in San Bernardino County, high desert area. We were successful in each one of the appeals saving our client over $14,000 for the 2009 tax year. This of course after the County denying any reduction was warranted! Project 1 was reduced from $925,000 to $715,000 Project 2 was reduced from $1,575,000 to $1,050,000 Project 3 was...

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Alameda Vacant Residential Land

Alameda Vacant Residential Land

Today we were able to prove a reduction in a 23 acre residential land case in Alameda County. The property was assessed at over $1,296,000 for 2010. The assessor’s office offered us a reduction to $1,136,000 in response to our Proposition 8 Request for Review, stating that the property could be used as a 1 acre homesite with another 22 acres behind it. After explaining that the zoning would...

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Riverside County Residential Land

Riverside County Residential Land

Yesterday we had a hearing on a piece of vacant residential development land in Riverside County - Menifee area. The property owner had been trying for over two years to get his property reduced but had no success. He used us as his property tax agent for a 2010 case, but was holding fast to his 2008 and 2009 cases as he felt he would be able to handle it.

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