Property assessments up average 13.7%

Property assessments will go up an average 13.7% as of next year. This covers three years and the whole agglomeration.

The city is promising to hold tax increases to an average 2%.

Update: Rising prices are accompanied by rising rates of homelessness, shelters noting a rise in the numbers needing assistance. Even for working people, salaries are not keeping pace with this surge in housing costs.