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Stay informed with the most current Industry News that affects your business and impacts property taxes across the nation.

    NREI: The Top 10 Cities with the Highest Commercial Property Taxes

    6 Sep, 2017
    As property values continue to recover or  even surpass values  achieved at the peak of the past cycle in 2006 and 2007, rising property tax bills shouldn't come as a surprise to landlords....

    Michigan House Advances Big Box Store Tax Assessment Legislation

    13 Jun, 2016

    A plan to prevent big box stores from paying less in property taxes may be gaining steam in the Legislature after the House approved the measure, which supporters say will lead to fairer tax...

    Urgent Filing Window: Michigan Eligible Manufacturing Personal Property Exemption

    12 May, 2016

    Major changes in Michigan Business Personal Property law provide an opportunity for manufacturers to significantly reduce their property taxes. The Michigan Department of Treasury indicates that many...

    More Than 100,000 New Hotel Rooms Expected in U.S Cities This Year

    11 Jan, 2016

    The hotel building boom continues in the U.S., as a total of 103,230 rooms within 865 hotels are currently under construction and scheduled to open through the course of 2016, according to hotel...

    Michigan Lawmakers Debate Data Center Tax Exemption Bills

    2 Dec, 2015

    Today the Michigan House Tax Policy committee advanced legislation that would provide large tax breaks to cloud-computing data center companies. The tax exemptions were requested by Nevada-based...

    Michigan Bills Target Assessment Practices for Big Box Stores

    5 Nov, 2015

    Michigan lawmakers from both parties introduced bills this week aimed at stopping a common valuation method they say gives “unfair property tax breaks” to big box stores. According to the Detroit...

    Detroit Office Market on Strong Path Toward Resurgence

    6 Oct, 2015

    Once the worst performing major market in the country, Detroit's office market is finally gaining momentum. Amazon and Lear Corp. both announced plans to expand in the city’s Central Business...

    Michigan Lawmakers Push to End Property Tax Discounts for Big Box Stores

    11 Aug, 2015

    A bipartisan group of Michigan lawmakers say they’ll make a major push in the fall to end special 'property tax discounts' given to big box stores. State Rep. John Kivela (D-Marquette) says when big...

    Michigan's Prop 1 'Opens Door' to Further Tax Reform

    15 Sep, 2014

    Despite Michigan voters overwhelmingly approving Proposal 1 last month, which phases out the business personal property tax, business lobbyists are pushing for further business tax reform. While Prop...

    Michigan Court of Appeals Denies Request to Disqualify Property Owner’s Expert

    4 Sep, 2014

    By Michael Clary, Senior Managing Consultant, Detroit