Articles tagged 'property tax'

March 11, 2023

OTL #856: The impact of Chicago property taxes, Environmental legislative priorities, The Damen Silos saga continues

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February 11, 2023

County Officials to Host Workshops As Longtime Pilsen Homeowners Demand Property Tax Relief

January 27, 2023

Exploring the Impacts of Rising Property Taxes in Changing Neighborhoods

This blog contextualizes recent research and reporting on property tax disparities in Chicago with IHS research on neighborhood house price changes and discusses how policy interventions designed to mitigate increased tax burdens have challenges of their own.

January 5, 2023

A huge hike in property taxes threatens to speed up gentrification in some Chicago neighborhoods

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December 13, 2017

House prices in Chicago suburbs fall as crime rate rises

SOURCE: Financial Times
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November 21, 2017

Housing Prices In Some Big American Cities Are Booming. Why Not Chicago?

SOURCE: Here and Now - 90.9 WBUR-FM
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October 23, 2017

After big lull, suburban apartment construction has boomed since 2013

SOURCE: Daily Herald
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September 29, 2017

Fed-up Illinois homeowners consider moving: 'It’s not just the property taxes on my home; it’s all of them'

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune
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November 2, 2015

Who Will be Hardest Hit by the Chicago Property Tax Increase? A Q&A with the Institute for Housing Studies' Geoff Smith

As Chicagoans brace for a property tax increase to fill the city’s budget hole and the rising pressure of unfunded pensions, we sat down with the our executive director, Geoff Smith, to get his insights on which neighborhoods will feel the pain the most, and why.  IHS: It's official. Chicagoans will see their property taxes...