Taxpayers hit again under Emanuel as CPS hikes property taxes
The Chicago Board of Education on Wednesday approved a $5.4 billion budget that relies on a trio of property tax hikes, the latest in a series of increases Mayor Rahm Emanuel has hit city taxpayers with in recent years. Buffeted for years by financial ...
Palo Alto property owners say retail mandate creates hardship
The Mercury News
Councilwoman Karen Holman said Palo Alto often sees property owners hold spaces vacant for the chance to lease to offices. Holman went so far as to say the Morris family created its own hardship by raising the rent for Addison Antiques, which otherwise ...
Exclusive: Accidental mogul - China property billionaire's route to Hollyw...
Today, Wanda is not only the world's biggest commercial property developer, with 149 signature Wanda Plazas in China, but also the largest cinema operator, controlling more than 13,000 screens on four continents once current deals are closed.
The Desert Sun
Chastened by scandal, Palm Springs polices property values
The Desert Sun
When the long-running Cork n'Bottle liquor store in Palm Springs sells, it will very likely go for significantly more than its $350,000 appraisal. The development firm Atelier Zinque has offered to pay $425,000 for the property hoping to develop the ...
Wall Street Journal
UK Property Values? They Are Anyone's Guess
Wall Street Journal
One possible cushion for the property market is the British pound, which has fallen about 11% since the vote, causing extra pain for foreign holders of U.K. assets but also offering a hefty discount to potential new foreign buyers. The valuation ...
Slide in Greek residential property prices slows in second quarter
Trend hints prices stabilising as recession eases * Residential property values fall 2.7 pct y/y in Q2 * Prices have declined by 41.4 pct since 2008 peak By George Georgiopoulos ATHENS, Aug 25 Greek residential property prices declined more slowly in ...
Deconstruction of an old house can provide huge tax benefits for property owners
She chose Stahl Homes in Vienna to design and build a 7,000-square-foot, Craftsman-style custom house on the property. Of course, to prepare the site for the new house, Ivanova had to clear away the old one. Stahl suggested a way to accomplish that ...
Pat Summitt wills all personal property to son Tyler
Pat Summitt's last will and testament didn't spread the property of the Tennessee women's basketball coaching legend. Summitt gave all of her "tangible personal property" to her only son, Tyler. A copy of the will was obtained by the Knoxville News ...
Pat Summitt's will leaves all of her 'tangible personal property' to son Tyler
Tooele County transfers racetrack property, sales start from scratch
A judge ruled the commission should have taken the highest bid for the county-owned property. Now, with the transfer of the property to the RDA, Tooele County is once again looking for buyers for the racetrack and once again, Cartwright is bidding. He ...
Property tax may need to be increased by 600% if USC scrapped
The Government has been advised it may have to increase property tax by 600 per cent or raise the price of petrol, diesel and alcohol if it scraps the Universal Social Charge. The documents drawn up by the Department of Finance and released under the ...
600% rise in property tax among USC alternatives
Government may increase property tax by 600% if USC is scrapped