For a variety of reasons people are fleeing to adjacent counties, but having now seen my tax appraisal, I think the county is dying because of sneaky little appraisals.
I’m filing my appeal right now.
In September of 2004, Christy and I wanted to get a line of credit connected to the house. Bank of America valued our house at $122,000.00. In September of 2005, the Bibb County Tax Assessor decided the value was $161,200.00! That’s a 35.5% increase in one year!
Now, I don’t know about you, but I think an independent appraiser hired by a bank is probably going to be more credible than the “drive by and photograph