KQED PODCAST. The California Report Magazine’s, Vanessa Rancaño looked at her own neighborhood in North Oakland, where she rents a home.
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As CUSD puts another parcel tax on the ballot, this November, please take the time to listen to the CUSD podcasts on Coastside Buzz that explore State of California and CUSD Education Financing.
Do you know how much your neighbor’s house cost? How about how much they pay in property taxes? We usually don’t pry into our neighbors’ lives and ask these questions, but as part of our special on California’s Proposition 13, that’s exactly what we did.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of Proposition 13, which essentially locks in a homeowner’s property tax to the year they bought their home — no matter how much their home increases in value.