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Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/26/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 26, 2019 | 0 Comments


Your Next Home Might be Appraised by a Robot
Wall Street Journal
“Software is eating real estate,” said Jeremy Sicklick, chief executive of ... Appraisals for a single-family home typically cost between $375 and $900.


Despite soaring prices, some Bay Area homes still have recession-era property tax break
San Francisco Chronicle
Statewide, they make up about 8% of all secured parcels, according to a survey by the California Assessors' Association. In the Bay Area, they account ...


Burke steps down from property tax appeals business, Madigan remains
Illinois Policy
Ald. Ed Burke has long been criticized for operating a lucrative law business in the politically clouted world of Cook County property tax appeals, ...


Hanover property owners call for redo of town's sky-high assessments
Valley News
“In more than 20 years I've never heard of more than 30 to 40 abatements being filed,” McLaughry said during an interview at his office in Hanover last ...


How Northampton Area School District hopes to get $3 million-$4 million from FedEx Ground ...
Allentown Morning Call
Northampton Area School District is moving forward with a host of property tax assessment appeals that include major industrial developments.


Despite pushback, Travis Central Appraisal District is sticking to new property tax protest process
The Travis Central Appraisal District (TCAD) did away with face-to-face, informal protests this year. Now, it's all done online. Spiller said he went ...

Midland Reporter-Telegram 
HCAD was established by the state in 1980 to appraise properties for ad valorem tax purposes for each taxing entity within the district's boundaries.


Property assessments rise countywide, could affect property taxes
Journal Times
“What you are seeing is a very strong market due to the shortage of housing,” Jim Henke, an assessor who works with several of the county's smaller ...

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John Brusniak

John Brusniak, Jr. is the dean of Texas property tax litigation.  He was licensed to practice law in 1976,   His early career involved general litigation and appellate work in both the federal and state courts until he was handed his first property tax matter.  It arose prior to the implementatio...


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