Mar 20, 2014
The effect of property taxes on home sale prices: Guest opinion
The late Don McIntire, seen here in 2008, helped change Oregon's property tax system in the 1990s through his work on Measure 5. By Tom Potiowsky Property taxes in Oregon are largely based on a property's market value from the mid-1990s.
Report: Oregion's wonky property tax system influences home values
Oregon's uneven property tax system can have a $45,000 influence on the value of homes in Portland, according to a study commissioned by the League of Oregon Cities and released Thursday.