Property Tax Savings

Sacramento County Property Tax Reduction

Sacramento County Property Tax Reduction

We were appealing the assessed value of a 2.3 acre commercial site with an older, 3 tenant retail building that fronts the main street and a older single family residence behind it in Sacramento County. The back of the lot, which is unimproved, is considered excess land. The 2010 enrolled value was $1,795,000 and the 2011 enrolled value was higher at $1,808,000. It looks like this value would have carried forward to the 2012 tax year

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San Joaquin County Reduction

San Joaquin County Reduction

This is a very unusual property and all but impossible to value using comparable sales. The property consists of about three and a half acres and a collection of hotel type buildings, duplexes, cottages, travel trailers and mobile homes. The enrolled value was over $1.2 million dollars. Our agent determined...

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Sonoma County Hotel Reduction

Sonoma County Hotel Reduction

Today we were able to work out a great reduction on a solidly performing hotel in Sonoma County. Through our requests and filing of the application for changed assessment we were able to get the 2010 assessed value reduced from just over $5,700,000 to $5,120,000 – this in a year when the hotel industry was starting to bounce back!

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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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