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Property Tax: $146.74
Asking price: $1,975,000.00   

Property Tax: $146.74
Market Value: $841,890.00

Asking price based on MLS data October 25, 2003  Full address is 601 N.W. 11th, Portland Oregon
Here is the actual Multnomah County tax record

Here is the actual Multnomah County tax record

What gets a break

$53.5 million tax money diverted

$27.5 Million Tax Lost Due to Exemptions

$32 Million for Development & Planning

More Photos & Links to tax records

Did you know/:
Most of Downtown is Urban Renewal


What Does it Cost YOU?

What about Affordable housing?


How they wasted more millions

Quotes from Metro & City Documents

 Proposals For Sustainable Finance

Alternative Minimum Property Tax

Long Term Solutions 

Other stuff

Posters of Tax Exempt Property

MAX vs Fire Truck

Transit Energy vs Car Energy

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Info & Unsolicited Advice to the Media




Metro: some criticism


Land Use Resources

North Macadam

STOPMETRO.COM has moved to here

Climate Change Info

The Katz Picture

Traffic Calming (speed bumps etc)

The American Dream Coalition

Videos about city planner's mistakes

Note that these are large files in the RM format. Due to server limitations, you must download them before playing them. The quality is good enough to read most of the slides. Download rates will be about 15 meg per hour with dialup, 100-300 meg/hr with DSL/Cable. So if you have high speed, no problem. If you have dialup, be prepared for 1/2hr to one hour downloads.

High quality DVDs of the above  and more will be available soon. See americandreamcoalition.org  Attn: webmasters. Do not link to any of the individaul files as the URLs may change. Instead refer to this site. (This block will be moved soon too.)

Urban Renewal Abuses
Download This scathing criticism of Urban Renewal abuses in California (Much is relevant to Portland)

News Clips

Portland proposes $24 to $29 million for tram

Property taxes on Pearl District condo - $163 per year

Portland dumps $15 million more into the Pearl district.
(aside: PDC spends $307 million this year)

Asking price: $1,975,000,  property tax:  $147

The Oregonian on Homer Williams

$841,890 condo pays $147 property tax

Portland Gives Another Property Tax Exemption

Contact City Hall

Jim Francesconi   503-823-3008 jfrancesconi@ci.portland.or.us
RANDY LEONARD   (503)823-4682   randy@ci.portland.or.us
DAN SALTZMAN   (503)823-4151  dsaltzman@ci.portland.or.us
ERIK STEN   503)823-3589   erik@ci.portland.or.us
VERA KATZ, MAYOR  (503)823-4120   mayorkatz@ci.portland.or.us

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