Frequently Asked Questions

When is real property reappraised?

Under State law (Proposition 13), real property is reappraised only when a change-in-ownership occurs, or upon completion of new construction. 

What is a Preliminary Change-in-Ownership Report?

State law requires the property owner to file this form with the County Recorder when recording certain documents

Are Mobile homes subject to property taxes?

All new mobile homes purchased after June 30, 1980, and those on permanent foundations, are subject to property taxes.