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Will my assessment go up if I repair my property?

Category: Assessor

Good maintenance will help retain the market value of your property. Generally, your assessment will not be increased for individual minor repairs such as those that follow; however, a combination of several of these items could result in an increased assessment.

  • Repairing concrete walks and driveways
  • Replacing gutters and down spouts
  • Replacing hot water heater
  • Repairing or replacing roof
  • Repairing porches and steps
  • Repairing original siding
  • Patching or repairing interior walls/ceilings
  • Exterior painting
  • Exterior awnings and shutters
  • Replacing electrical fixtures
  • Replacing furnace
  • Weather stripping, screens, storm windows and doors
  • Exterior landscaping including lawns, shrubbery, trees, flowers
Updated 2/7/2016 11:46 AM
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