How are properties assessed?

All property (homes, commercial and land) is visited and observed by a Gaston County appraiser to:

  • Verify the accuracy of characteristics on record for the property,
  • Compare similar property sales and
  • Consider improvements or changes that have been made to the property.

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1. What is reappraisal?
2. How are properties assessed?
3. Why is Gaston County reappraising properties?
4. What is the benefit of reappraisal?
5. What is Market Value?
6. How does reappraisal affect my taxes?
7. Who assesses my property? How are they trained?
8. Does reappraisal cause gentrification?
9. Is Gaston County inflating property values to raise money?
10. Does Gaston County conduct a reappraisal only at the peak of the market?