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In Weber County, 70-percent of assessment appeals are successful. Here’s what you need to know.

property tax weber county utah

For many homeowners, the day the county property assessment arrives in the mail is a day of reckoning. It’s nice to see that your property investment is going up in value, but if the assessment comes in too high, the new tax bill can be painful. On top of that, there are also many instances in which your assessment may be higher than your property’s true value. This, in turn, will lead to you paying more than your due in taxes. 

This isn’t necessarily a case of The Man trying to skim a little extra off of the back of the people. By and large, county assessors try to put a fair value to each property. But accurately assessing the value of tens of

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10 Reasons Why Homes Don't Sell

Generally speaking, home sellers want their home sold as quickly as possible. When the process takes longer than expected, the seller wants to know why (rightly so). We’ve compiled a list of the most common mistakes that lead to a real estate listing not selling, and how to fix them!

 

  1. Photos Suck
    The photos suck.

    First Impressions Matter!

    The search starts online; over 93% of buyers are using the Internet to find their home. Bad lighting, grainy quality, or even just bad angles can turn someone off in an instant. Hiring a professional photographer costs more but pales in comparison to the amount of money you are leaving on the table if you don't. Read more about professional real estate photography HERE.

  2. Staging
    As is?” Psh, as if.

    Repairs,

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ogden valley market report 2018

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Single Family Homes

In 2018 Ogden Valley property values remained flat. Last year (2018) the market concluded with a median home value of $475,000, a minimal increase of 1% from 2017. This is a leveling off from 9-11% consistent annual growth since 2014. The total number of homes sold remained constant with 128 homes sold versus 127 in the prior year.

Condo sales tell a different story. In review of the previous 3 years the median sales price has been erratic. In 2016 values dropped 34% and then increased 34% in 2017 with a 10% increase in 2018 and median value of $212,000. Interestingly, this value is still below 2014’s $222,539. The total number of units sold is

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plain city 2018 market report

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Single Family Homes

The volume of homes sales in Plain City was down in 2018 compared to 2017. There were 108 homes sold in 2018 compared to 117 in 2017. This was a 7% decrease in volume; however, there was a 7% increase in the median home price. The median price of homes sold in 2018 was $346,750 compared to $321,225. The growth in price is still continuing from 2015 which was at $221,000.

Residential Lots

The value of land in Plain City increased significantly in 2018. The median sales price increased from $84,900 in 2017 to $155,000 in 2018. This was an 82% increase. The quantity of land sold was stagnant with 8 sales in 2018, just one less sale than 2017.

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Single Family Homes

In 2018 the Ogden market for single family homes continued to rise reflecting a strong market with median sold prices up over 11% with the median sold price even at $200,000. The number of homes sold in 2018 remained fairly close to the number the previous year with 1,434 homes sold, a growth of only one percent. Having said that, the average time homes stay on the market dropped to 13 days, or 7.14% from the previous year. This has been a steady increase since 2014 wherein the rate of home prices has risen approximately 11% each year.

Townhomes

The townhome market showed the most growth of all types in terms of median sold price, posting a

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farr west market report 2018

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Single Family Homes

In Farr West, the total number of homes sold in 2018 was down 11% from the prior year. Only 93 homes sold compared to 105 in 2017. On a slightly more positive side, the median sales price in 2018 increased marginally with a 3% incline from the prior year. The median sales price in 2018 was $360,000, compared to $349,150 in 2017. This 3% increase may be signs of leveling in the market price. A 3% growth in sales price is lower than the sales price growth in 2016 and 2017 both years showed an increase around 10%.

Residential Lots

Residential land in Farr West showed a growth rate of 21.95% based on the the previous year’s sales price. The median

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south ogden market report real estate

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Single Family Homes

In 2018 South Ogden showed signs of growth and an increase in property values. Last year (2018) the market finished with a median home value of $251,000, which was a 15% increase from 2017. The number of homes sales remained somewhat flat, growing just under 1%. New listings grew slightly from 266 homes sold in 2017 to 268 in 2018.

Townhomes

The townhome market has also remained strong in South Ogden with a 9.41% increase in values in 2018, with the median price of a sold townhome at $175,000. The number of townhome sales dropped significantly in 2018. 46 units sold in 2017 and dropped to 29 units in 2018. This was a 36.96% drop in the number

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** Sold**

6570 E 1900 N, Croydon, UT 84018

$449,900 | 3,484 Sq Ft | 5 Bed | 3 Bath | 1.02 Acres | MLS #1582783

Hidden away in the picturesque and rural community of Croydon sits this remarkable rambler on the cool waters of Lost Creek in Morgan County. Constructed in 2015, this home offers an open concept design on the main floor with Boca Raton natural acacia flooring, granite countertops a stately fireplace and beautiful cabinetry. The hallway leads to a large master suite with separate tub and shower, and large closet. The laundry, a second bedroom and bathroom also share the main level. A two-car attached garage leads into the main living room.

The walk-out basement provides three more bedrooms and another bath and is about 50%

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6486 E Hwy 39 #84 Huntsville UT 84317 04 Lakeside Resort

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6486 E Hwy 39 #84 Huntsville, UT 84317

$425,900 | 3 BED | 2 BATH | 1,998 FT² | .08 Acres | MLS# 1562842

A perfect mountain retreat, this condo on the lake offers peaceful seclusion a short ten-minute drive to Snowbasin Resort. Sitting on the lakefront and surrounded by the high peaks of the Wasatch, this property is ideal for the outdoor adventurer.

Key features of this three bedroom haven include gorgeous slate tile throughout, augmented by a beautiful light hardwood floor on the main level and knotty cabinets in the kitchen and bathrooms. The main living area is an airy loft space with spacious windows and a beautiful gas fireplace. Just outside the secluded private hot tub awaits on the large deck, perfect for grilling

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1687 S High Plains Rd Huntsville UT 84317 02

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 Snowbasin views for sale at 1687 High Plains Rd., Huntsville

$1,490,000 | 5 BED | 6 BATH | 7,243 FT² | 1.33 Acres | MLS# 1553079

Perched on a ridge overlooking Snowbasin to the west and Pineview to the north, 1687 High Plains Road flaunts stunning views in every direction. Thoughtfully designed, this Huntsville mountain home is a culmination of glass and timbers accenting the spacious design. Nicely sized at 7243 square feet with 5 bedrooms, each with an ensuite bathroom, and an office overlooking the lake. From the oversized rooms to the views and main floor living, enjoy a truly unique timber framed home in a spellbinding setting. 

Enter the home under the porte-cochère through an impressive front door. Upon

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