Happy Halloween from Blair Thompson of Wish Sothebys International Realty in Sherman Oaks Ca
Priced at $199,000
- Beautiful Townhouse for Sale in Great Complex the Heart of Winnetka
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2.5 Baths
- Private Garage, Private Patio, Private Entrance
- Pool, Tennis Court, Greenbelt
For neighborhoods under the control of the City of LA such as Sherman Oaks, Studio City and Encino, selling a home is about to get much more expensive. A proposal currently under review by the council will drastically raise the taxes charged to homeowners when they sell their home.
When a home sells the current “city transfer tax” is $4.40 per $1,000 of sale price, or about $2,200 on a $500,000 home sale. This is in addition to the $1.10 per $1,000 the county charges. Under the new proposal that amount will rise to $9.00 per $1,000. or $4,500 on a half million dollar house.
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