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July 1, 2015  Clerk of the Board Issues Annual Assessment Appeals Reminder The Orange County Clerk of the Board reminds residents that the new Annual Filing Period for filing an assessment appeal is July 2, 2015 through November 30, 2015. If you believe the value of your property was less than the assessed value established by the Assessor for the January 1, 2015 lien date, you can challenge your assessment by filing an assessment appeal and have it heard by a three (3) member appeals board or a single hearing officer under certain circumstances.
June 29, 2015  Assessor Delivers 2015-16 Local Assessment Roll of ValuesThe Assessor has delivered the 2015-16 Local Assessment Roll of Values, which is 5.89%, or $27.7 billion more than last year (2014-15). Each of Orange County's 34 cities and the unincorporated areas had a year-to-year increase in net taxable value. Value changes are reflecting the Orange County real estate markets that show continued appreciation in property values this year and the restoration of values previously reduced under Proposition 8 decline in market value provisions.
June 26, 2015  John Wayne Airport Provides Fourth of July Holiday Travel TipsSummer travel is underway at John Wayne Airport (JWA) and with the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, JWA anticipates a busy travel period from Friday, June 26 through Sunday, July 5. Passengers and visitors are encouraged to check construction alerts at www.ocair.com and plan ahead if visiting JWA during this time. Passengers are also reminded that fireworks are prohibited in or around the Airport.