Normal Property Tax Assessments

by:  Diane Benjamin As previously reported, the Town of Normal paid $725,000 for the Underwood House, at the time it was appraised for Real Estate tax purposes at $480,225.  ( Are the assessed values that bad in Normal?  I decided to look at some recent property sales in Normal to see.  Also included are a […]

Town of Normal – questionable purchase

by Diane Benjamin I previously reported on the purchase of a house at 900 South Linden:  According to the Town Council Action Report dated 11/1/2007, this property was purchased to enlarge Underwood Park and provide access to Constitution Trail. The purpose has now been changed.  Instead of tearing the house down, Normal has plans […]