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Based on the facts and exhibits presented, the Property Tax
Appeal Board hereby finds a reduction 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: $ 7,415
Subject only to the State multiplier as applicable.
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PROPERTY TAX APPEAL BOARD'S DECISION
APPELLANT: Michelle Seidenberg
DOCKET NO.: 03-23804.001-C-1
PARCEL NO.: 14-29-104-022
The parties of record before the Property Tax Appeal Board
(hereinafter PTAB) are Michelle Seidenberg, the appellant, by
attorney Brian S. Maher with the law firm of Weis, DuBrock &
Doody in Chicago and the Cook County Board of Review.
The subject property consists of a 105-year old, two-story,
masonry, commercial building with an apartment attached. This
improvement contains 3,000 square feet of retail space and 750
square feet of apartment living area located in on the second
floor. The property is classified as 5-92, two or three story
building containing part or all retail and/or commercial space.
The appellant argued, via counsel, that the subject property was
improperly classified and because of this, there was unequal
treatment in the assessment process for the improvement.
In support of this argument, the appellant submitted a brief from
the appellant's attorney arguing the subject should be classified
as a class 2 "mom and pop" mixed use property and an affidavit
from the subject's building manager stating the subject's second