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Homeowners must re-register for STAR exemption

Nov 06, 2013

New legislation now requires all homeowners receiving a Basic STAR exemption to register with the New York State Tax Department in order to receive the exemption in 2014 and subsequent years.  Homeowners will not have to register in order to receive their 2013 STAR exemptions and will not have to re-register every year.  Based on the information provided in the registration process, the Tax Department will monitor homeowners’ eligibility in future years.  Registration began on August 19, 2013 and will continue through December 31, 2013.

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Home sales near record high in November

There were 10,719 closed home sales across New York State during November, representing the second-highest total on record for the month. The November sales record of 10,991 was set in November 2016. The statewide median sales price grew by 5.8 percent in November compared to last November. Click here to read more.