Properties under construction and projects subject to governmental restriction can take advantage of legislative provisions the state provides.
The Portland metropolitan area is undergoing an unprecedented boom in commercial construction that extends from downtown to the suburbs and into just about every product type.Many taxpayers are preparing to pay larger tax...Read more
Instead, assessors continue to ignore the clear fact that brick-and-mortar retail is in massive decline.
The retail sector is experiencing its darkest period ever, and taxing entities must come to grips with declining shopping center values.
News reports confirm that national retailers are closing stores at a record pace. In 2017 alone...Read more
Telltale signs can signal opportunities for tax reductions in declining retail properties.
For a number of years the mantra in the retail industry has been that retail property values and shopping center values, in particular, will continue to decline because consumers make purchases online rather than in brick-and-mortar stores. While this...Read more