By Tim Kowols
Bills like property taxes and utilities are part of the equation to consider when buying a home. The total property tax bill can change from year to year and still needs to be addressed even if your home or land is completely paid off. Gay Pustaver from Money Management Counselors says paying your property tax bill through escrow with your lender helps keep the money put aside until you need it.
The Door County Real Estate records Web site can give you a look at the property tax costs for any home or land you are considering purchasing. You can listen to the entire Money Management Monday interview with Gay Pustaver online with this story.