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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:
LAND: $ 4,420
IMPR.: $ 32,449
TOTAL: $ 36,869
Subject only to the State multiplier as applicable.
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PROPERTY TAX APPEAL BOARD'S DECISION
APPELLANT: Joseph Haggin
DOCKET NO.: 06-23589.001-R-1
PARCEL NO.: 03-30-207-007-0000
The parties of record before the Property Tax Appeal Board are
Joseph Haggin, the appellant, by attorney Julie Realmuto of
McCarthy & Duffy, Chicago, Illinois; and the Cook County Board of
The subject property is a 64-year old, two-story style dwelling
of frame construction containing 2,273 square feet of living area
with a partial, unfinished basement.
The appellant’s appeal is based on unequal treatment in the
assessment process. The appellant submitted for consideration
three comparable properties described as two-story frame
dwellings that range in age from 93 to 106 years old. The
comparables contain from 2,487 to 2,773 square feet of living
area and have improvement assessments ranging from $7.37 to
$11.95 per square foot. The subject’s improvement assessment is
$14.28 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.
The board of review presented descriptions and assessment
information on three comparable properties consisting of two-story
frame dwellings that range in age from 63 to 109 years old.
The dwellings contain from 2,243 to 2,655 square feet of living
area and have improvement assessments ranging from $14.99 to
$15.63 per square foot. Based on this evidence, the board of
review requested confirmation of the subject's assessment.
After reviewing the record and considering the evidence, the
Property Tax Appeal Board finds that it has jurisdiction over the
parties and the subject matter of this appeal. The Illinois