Property assessments show some massive increases

PROPERTY ASSESSMENT notices arrived yesterday, and they will be a shock to many people. A few Nanaimo properties I checked have a 30-plus per cent increase in assessed value. Keep in mind, our civic governments are raising tax rates. Before you suffer cardiac arrest, the two increases do not translate into that amount of tax increases. You can look up your assessment HERE.

PROPERTY ASSESSMENT notices arrived yesterday, and they will be a shock to many people. A few Nanaimo properties I checked have a 30-plus per cent increase in assessed value. Keep in mind, our civic governments are raising tax rates. Before you suffer cardiac arrest, the two increases do not translate into that amount of tax increases. You can look up your assessment HERE

THAT’S JUST PART of what we will have to live with this year. It’s costing more to feed ourselves and a lot more items are costing more. Surprisingly, some could cots less. See the FULL STORY f tax increases. You can look up your assessment HERE

PROPERTY ASSESSMENT notices arrived yesterday, and they will be a shock to many people. A few Nanaimo properties I checked have a 30-plus per cent increase in assessed value. Keep in mind, our civic governments are raising tax rates. Before you suffer cardiac arrest, the two increases do not translate into that amount of tax increases. You can look up your assessment HERE.  

PROPERTY ASSESSMENT notices arrived yesterday, and they will be a shock to many people. A few Nanaimo properties I checked have a 30-plus per cent increase in assessed value. Keep in mind, our civic governments are raising tax rates. Before you suffer cardiac arrest, the two increases do not translate into that amount of tax increases. You can look up your assessment HERE

Property assessments show some massive increases

PROPERTY ASSESSMENT notices arrived yesterday, and they will be a shock to many people. A few Nanaimo properties I checked have a 30-plus per cent increase in assessed value. Keep in mind, our civic governments are raising tax rates. Before you suffer cardiac arrest, the two increases do not translate into that amount of tax increases. You can look up your assessment HERE

THAT’S JUST PART of what we will have to live with this year. It’s costing more to feed ourselves and a lot more items are costing more. Surprisingly, some could cots less. See the FULL STORY

RESTRICTIONS TOUGH ON SENIORS ­– Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry’s restriction on long-term care visits has created a hardship for many seniors and their families. Marguerite Bell is 90 years old and lives at the Eden Gardens in South Nanaimo and relies on visits from her two daughters for both her mental health and daily needs. Her daughter Jeanette Harper says, “I’m my mother’s emotional support. We sit, we look at pictures. I make a cup of tea. I often help her with lunch,” she told Global News on Saturday. FULL STORY.