Category Archives: Real Property Tax Assessments

New York City Real Estate Taxes & Forecasting Cash Flow

By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA  Introduction  The local real property tax burden in New York City has been increasing constantly and represents a large percentage of the operating expenses associated with apartment buildings, office properties and other commercial … Continue reading

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Protected: Special Purpose Property – Auto Dealerships – Maybe No Longer

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Investor Surveys & Weaknesses

Investor Surveys & Weaknesses By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA – MacCrate Associates LLC Analyzing actual property transactions should provide the basis for discount rates and capitalization rates selected by real estate appraisers but this information is often difficult … Continue reading

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Real Property Taxation – Is It Fair?

April 9, 2008  Real Property Taxation – Is It Fair?  By James R. MacCrate MAI, CRE, ASA I have a great deal of respect for civil servants and the professionals who work in the real property tax assessment offices throughout … Continue reading

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