Why are property taxes so high? Homeowners in our area can pay five to six times as much in property taxes as people with similar homes down south.
News10NBC looked at identical homes and compared what we're paying here to what some homeowners are paying down south. One reason why is it comes down to how we pay for our public schools.
Raymond Pease knows what he pays in property tax at his home. The shock comes when News10NBC shows him what people outside New York State pay in property taxes for a similar house.