California Property Taxes

San Bernardino Retail Property Tax Reduction

San Bernardino Retail Property Tax Reduction

We were contacted by a property owner in San Bernardino County who had filed a 2010 application for changed assessment on a vacant retail building. We received our agreements back on April 30th, to handle her 2010 appeal which was scheduled for May 16th. The building was occupied by a national video rental chain...

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Los Angeles House Reductions

Los Angeles House Reductions

As stated in the prior post, we had a huge day in Los Angeles for a number of clients. Due to our filed application for changed assessment, we had hearing officer appointments for an entire day in Los Angeles County and below is what we were able to do for our clients with Single Family Residences: From $778,594 to $750,000 - Property Tax Savings of $300 From $650,200 to $617,000 - Property Tax Refund due of $350 From $814,066 to $700,000 - Property Tax Reduction of $1,200 From $650,000 to $500,000 - Property Tax Refund due of $1,600...

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Los Angeles County Property Tax Reductions

Los Angeles County Property Tax Reductions

We had a big day late last month in Los Angeles County resulting in many reduction for our clients. Below is list of the property tax reductions were able to achieve through our hearing office appointments resulting from our filed applications for changed assessment: Office Building: From $1,448,000 to $1,000,000 - Savings of over $4,500! Retail: From $2,420,000 to $1,700,000 - Refunds to our client of over $7,200!......

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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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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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