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Before You Blow Your Tax Refund – Read This…

Tax refund season is here. Before you blow that check, here’s what you need to know and do… Tax refund season can feel like a great windfall for many taxpayers. Though it is typically a real windfall for retailers and … Continue Reading >>

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How Important Are Property Taxes To You?

Do you care how high your property taxes are? Are property tax rates really that important? Or are constant hikes, and constant incorrect billing a result of home buyers and owners not caring enough? Each year almost half of all … Continue Reading >>

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4 Trends That Could Make Your Long Island Home More Expensive

Long Island housing is likely to only get more expensive if these trends continue… New York already have some of the most expensive housing in the world. Long Island has some of the most expensive homes in NY. It could … Continue Reading >>

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Highest Property Tax Rates in the US

With nine United States counties averaging more than $10,000 per year for annual property taxes, a new report puts Nassau County on the list of highest cost areas. It’s joined by Rockland and Westchester counties in New York, along with … Continue Reading >>

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America’s Highest Property Tax Rates Revealed

New data shows where homeowners are being hit hardest by high property tax rates. According to the National Association of Realtors the average tax rate across the US is just 1.15%. That’s an average annual property tax bill of $3,296. … Continue Reading >>

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Higher Mortgage Rates Add More Burden To LI Property Ownership

Higher interest rates are coming, and could make life even more difficult and expensive on Long Island. The Fed’s Janet Yellen has reaffirmed that interest rates are likely to be hiked in March 2017. That is just one of what … Continue Reading >>

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To Fuel A Real Recovery Long Island Needs To Fix Property Tax Burden

2015 has a lot of potential, but it may fall far short of that unless Long Island fixes its property tax issue… While some statistics are looking up, many point to obstacles such as access to mortgage financing, income taxes, … Continue Reading >>

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High Property Taxes Still The One Battle Long Islanders Can Conquer

Property taxes are still one of the few financial battles Long Island property owners can still win, if they know how… Long Island homeowners haven’t had an easy time recently. Yes, this may be one of the most famously wealthy … Continue Reading >>

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New York Remains A Tale Of Two Cities When It Comes To Property Taxes

NY continues to see incredible, if not widening disparity between the property tax rates being assessed on homeowners. So why the unfairness, and what can Long Islanders do to fight back? The recent economic and real estate forum in Washington, … Continue Reading >>

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Why Long Islanders Need To File Property Tax Grievances Despite Freeze Promise

Why is it so important for Long Island homeowners to file for property tax grievances even though the Governor is batting for a multi-billion dollar freeze? Gov. Cuomo’s proposed $2 billion tax freeze for New York has been headline news … Continue Reading >>

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