Pertinent Information for Apartment Owners by Mark Cantrell 2019 Texas Tax Rates & Property Bills are now out. Click below to view rates. Read the full November 2019 Cantrell Report by clicking the link below.
Most observers think the odds of some kind of property tax reform are pretty good. What exactly gets reformed remains to be seen. Prospects for significant reform of the property tax system in the upcoming legislative session are good, according to legislators and property tax experts. Widespread consternation about... Read More
Pertinent Information for Apartment Owners by Mark Cantrell 2018 tax assessment values continued to escalate 10-15% on average with some increases as much as 20%. Read the full November 2018 Cantrell Report by clicking the link below.
Texas is always among the lowest in the nation. Why? Because of a confusing voting system. We vote in March for state and federal primary races, with runoffs after that. We then typically return the second Saturday in May for “nonpartisan” school and city races with runoffs in June. And, we... Read More
Pertinent Information for Apartment Owners by Mark Cantrell Dallas-Fort Worth renters are paying record monthly rates for apartments. An average North Texas apartment will run you more than $1,100 a month, according to the latest data from RealPage. That’s up 35 percent from 2010. But if you want to see... Read More
Pertinent Information for Apartment Owners by Mark Cantrell Dallas area apartment-building activity is down a tad so far this year. But the 1.5 percent decline in apartment-building permits wasn’t enough to knock Dallas off its perch near the top of the list of the country’s busiest apartment-building markets. Read the... Read More