New property tax freeze for Maine seniors will cost millions
Bangor Daily News
A sweeping new program that aims to freeze property taxes for Maine seniors faces big questions from the local officials who will have to implement it about two weeks before it takes effect.
Lancaster is the #1 metro with the fastest-growing property taxes in America
Homeowners in certain parts of New Jersey, Illinois, and New Hampshire probably already know that they pay the highest tax rates in the U.S. But it was mostly metro areas in southern states that saw the highest growth in property tax rates since last year.
Nashville is the #2 metro with the fastest-growing property taxes in America
Nowhere was Tennessee's rising home values more apparent in average property tax calculations than in Nashville. As demand for homes drives values up, increases in property taxes are pinching everyone from renters to small businesses.