Appealing a high property assessment can save you thousands of dollars. Here are some points of advice for dealing with a high tax assessment.
1. Check your tax bill to see if the valuation is reasonable in comparison to similar homes in your neighborhood
Property taxes are collected by the municipality to pay for most municipal services (roads and road repair, street cleaning, park maintenance, ...
Posted by Bob Sheddy
on October 4, 2010
Last November, when I first wrote about the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)/Competition Bureau conflict (over who gets to post listings on Realtor.ca) a flurry of comments were left at the end of that blog post - some in favour of the move to open-access for all to list on Realtor.ca, and some strongly against the move.
In the latter camp, one Mike Wiseman left a telling comment. He wrote ...
Posted by Don Lawby
on October 1, 2010