San Antonio has initiated a comprehensive study of the Bexar County Appraisal District and how it goes about setting values for properties.
Rather than individual solar panel owners, the Colorado company that built San Antonio’s first community solar farm will be hit with property tax forms.
Urban sprawl, affordable housing, and sidewalks were among the top issues that City Councilman Roberto Treviño (D1) emphasized Tuesday.
Bexar County Appraisal District (BCAD) appraisals for private property rose about 7% from last year, and Bexar County residents who were shocked by their property appraisals are running out of time to protest the 2016 values.
Taxpayers across Texas would see some local property tax relief if current attempts led by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and other Republican legislators to cap property tax revenues and appraisals comes to fruition, but those minor, temporary reliefs would come at a devastating cost to vital public services, local officials say.
A new push by a group of individuals in Mahncke Park to have the Midtown neighborhood designated a historic district by the City of San Antonio has resulted in a deeper divide among residents and property owners there.