I don't understand the appeal of these small NJ towns with 20k+ annual taxes
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So you live in a good school district. Is it really worth the oppressive property taxes? Why not sell and immediately move to Florida when the kids go off to college.
Anyone successfully in lowering taxes in Union NJ
I am in Union Township I wanted to know if anyone in Union county has been successful with tax appeals? But really I want to know if I try to appeal will it set a red flag and make them check and later raise in the immediate future? I did see that some people are paying about 1000 less than I am ...
NJ People under 45, what is your mortgage?
Just curious with all the huge houses built within the last 15 years, most of which sold for close to a million during the bubble years and just the overall real estate dynamic in NJ where a cape in Fair Lawn sells for 490k a few years back... what do people actually owe on their nj houses?...
PROPERTY TAX APPEAL IN CLIFTON, NJ (Passaic Co.)- WILL I BE SUCCESSFUL?
We purchased our home in April of 08. The taxes were 10k at the time. We changed out the kitchen cabinets and added a double vanity to the bathroom. Clifton came to assess the home and now I'm paying like 11.5K in taxes. My neighbor did more extensive renovations inside and out and their land ...
Need Help with Job offer NJ vs NYC?
Hi all, I am in a bit of a bind and cannot make up my mind. I must accept the offer by end of the week or lose it! I live in jersey city and work here too but I have been offered a job at NYC downtown and if I take PATH train it is about a 30min commute (45 min to be safe) It is just one trai...
Is the 2% increase cap on property taxes still in effect?
I just saw my 3rd quarter property taxes statement. The total 2014 taxes is a little bit more than 2% than year 2013. Is the 2% annual increase cap on property taxes still in effect? Is it true in NJ that the local government will re-assess the property at the beginning of each year, then i...
appeal property taxes
has anyone appeal their property taxes , did you do it yourself , or hire a lawyer. and did you win??
Renting or buying a home in New Jersey?
I am moving with my husband and 5 year old daughter from Mexico to NJ. We need to decide whether to rent a house or to buy (mortgage). Can someone help me to understand what we will have to pay in both cases - concepts and values (annual taxes, maintanance, fees, ec)???
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