Property Tax Rates for Santa Cruz Real Estate

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Real Estate Taxes Due on Sale

So, for example, if you purchase a $500,000 property, the assessed value will be $500,000 and the property tax will be 1% of that, or $5,000 per year.

…Sometimes you may see the third set of numbers with a leading “0” – for example, the MLS always lists Santa Cruz parcels with this leading 0 in the third set of numbers.

…When you do, you can see that the “General Tax Rate” is that 1% I was talking about, and then there is a long list of additional taxes, mostly school bonds.

… Using this web site, it is very easy to know how much property tax you will be charged each year for a property that you purchase here in Santa Cruz county.