By: Cassie Carlisle Posted at 3:53 PM, Mar 31, 2021 and last updated 5:53 PM, Mar 31, 2021 SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – A proposition aimed at easing the housing crisis in California takes effect April 1st. Proposition 19 spells big savings for Californians who want to downsize at a later stage of life. “It allows any California home owner who […]Read More Prop 19 goes into effect April 1st, here’s what it means
As with any financial matter, please consult with your tax professional to see what is right for you. What are the tax benefits of owning a home? Homeowners might be wondering this right around now as they prepare to file their taxes. Especially since thenew Tax Cuts and Jobs Act—the most substantial overhaul to the U.S. tax […]Read More 7 Tax Benefits of Owning a Home: A Complete Guide for Filing Now and Next Year
Information provided by SOHO. A historical designation can provide a property tax reduction. San Diego is a relatively young town, but many residents are beginning to take notice of one of our most valuable resources, our historic sites and houses. The Mills Act, named for San Diegan James Mills, a former State Senator, provides an […]Read More What is Mills Act?
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By Ben Casselman New York Times Dec. 27, 2017 The Internal Revenue Service has a message for the homeowners rushing to prepay their property taxes before new rules take effect on New Year’s Day: Not so fast. The tax bill that President Trump signed into law last week sharply limited the itemized deductions for […]Read More Prepaying Your Property Tax? I.R.S. Cautions It Might Not Pay Off
Location is everything when you’re searching for a home. Finding your dream neighborhood may seem like the easiest part, but once you factor in budget, non-negotiable home features, and proximity to the things you can’t live without, it may be less obvious where you should live. When it comes to searching for a […]Read More How to Choose a Neighborhood
Information provided by BOE.CA.GOV What is Prop 60? The perks associated with being 55 or older don’t just come from AARP ! Prop 60 allows transfers of base year property values/property taxes within the same county (intracounty). This can save you thousands of dollars in property taxes on the new property you purchase! What is […]Read More Propositions 60 and 90 and how they can help you save money on your next property purchase