Author Archives: lorenjmartin

Solar energy — consideration of a warrant article

Solar energy is becoming increasingly popular and systems are being installed across the State. In the past, there has been very little data to analyze in determining if these solar energy systems add to market value or not. We have been tracking this … Continue reading

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Assessing Rant re: DRA Mosaic

Well as most of you know, Gary has semi-retired and is living in Florida. As I know many of you had grown accustomed to his rants over the years, I wouldn’t want to break tradition and, as such, it is … Continue reading

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Gross Living Area

In the Assessing update last year, this was a new feature we added. We have often heard from users of the system that they don’t understand what “effective area” is and that real estate agents and appraisers are often looking … Continue reading

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New Current Use Rates

Current Use rates are out! You should be updating these rates and recalculating land values prior to the issuance of your first issue tax warrant. 

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