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Based on the facts and exhibits presented, the Property Tax
Appeal Board hereby finds no change in the assessment of the
property as established by the Cook County Board of Review is
warranted. The correct assessed valuation of the property is:
Subject only to the State multiplier as applicable.
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PROPERTY TAX APPEAL BOARD'S DECISION
APPELLANT: Anthony Kamin
DOCKET NO.: 04-25855.001-R-1
PARCEL NO.: 05-07-303-024-0000
The parties of record before the Property Tax Appeal Board are
Anthony Kamin, the appellant, by attorney Rusty A. Payton of the
Law Offices of Rusty A. Payton, P.C., Chicago, Illinois; and the
Cook County Board of Review.
The subject property consists of a 16-year old, two-story
dwelling of frame construction containing 3,945 square feet of
living area with a partial, unfinished basement, a fireplace, and
a two car garage.
The appellant submitted evidence before the Property Tax Appeal
Board claiming unequal treatment in the assessment process as the
basis of the appeal. In support of the equity argument, the
appellant submitted a grid analysis detailing four suggested
comparable properties. The appellant's map indicates the
comparables are located one-quarter to one-half mile from the
subject. The comparables are two-story frame and masonry,
stucco, or masonry dwellings that are 1 to 52 years old with
central air conditioning and fireplaces. Three comparables have
full basements and one comparable has an unfinished basement.
Their living areas are from 3,989 to 4,748 square feet in size,
and have improvement assessments of $8.84 to $19.31 per square
foot. The subject property has an improvement assessment of
$21.88 per square foot. Based on this evidence, the appellant
requested a reduction in the subject's improvement assessment.
The board of review submitted its "Board of Review Notes on
Appeal" wherein the subject's final assessment was disclosed. In
support of the subject's assessment, the board of review offered
the property characteristic sheets and a spreadsheet detailing
four suggested comparable properties located in the same tax
block or in close proximity to the subject. The comparable