West side/ East side stories markedly different from assessments

Assessment notices arrived in our mail boxes this week, and if the Daily News has divined the prospects correctly the folks with the view homes on the west side will be getting a sizable break on pending taxes this year, while folks over on the east side of town will find the savings to be much more modest.

The savings were made possible through a roll back of assessment values by the BC Government to reflect the 2007 assessment year, making properties which have seen a marked increase in value in the last twelve months still rated at 2007 levels…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article atowncalledpodunk.blogspot.com/2 … 9396713347 )-