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<br />JEFFERSON COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION <br /> <br />A.C. Dalgleish <br />David G. Douglas <br />Archie Barber, Jr. <br /> <br />Chairman <br />Vice-Chainnan <br />Member <br />Al ternate <br /> <br />MINUTES <br /> <br />12 August 1987 <br /> <br />Chairman Dalgleish called the meeting to order at 9:15 AM. All Board members and <br />Clerk Lea were present. <br /> <br />BOE-87-070-LO - Parcel No,s 987-300-203 and 987-300-604 - Petitioner Donavan was <br />not present at the hearing, and Bob Shold represented the Assessor~ office. The <br />petition stipulated that market conditions did not SUPPOl't current valuations in the <br />Phoenix Addition although it was acknowledged that the parcels were purchased at <br />the current valuation level. (Note~ petition was delivered to the Board fifteen <br />minutes prior to hearing). <br />The Assessor had no prior information on this petition prior to the hearing and <br />had no facts prepared to respon<<. It was acknowledged there had been no sales since <br />1983 in this addition; however, it appeared possible that attention might be given <br />to adjustments of valuation in the Phoenix Addition. <br /> <br />BOE-87-071-LO - (See below for listing) Petitioner Donavan not present at the <br />hearing. Bob Shold represented the Assesso~ office. The petition stipulated that <br />there are four parcels in the Tacoma Addition (1) two parcels (-301 and -404) owned <br />by the petitioner, (2) and parcel (-702) owned by partner Stroeder and (3) the other <br />(-801) owned by Peter Sultana, VALUATION <br /> <br />998-000-302 BLK 3 Lots 1,2,9,10 $10,000 <br /> <br />998-000-401 BLK 4 Lots 3-8 15,000 <br /> <br />998-000-702 BLK 7 Lots 1-4 10,000 <br /> <br />998-000-801 BLK 8 Lots 1-8 20,000 <br /> <br />The Board, having received in adequate information as to parcel numbers, current valu- <br />ations and requested adjustments moved to terminate action on thi s appeal. <br /> <br />BOE-87-072-LO - Parcel No. 002-273-002 - Petitioner Pauline Kuhn was represented <br />by Gertrude Snipes. Bob Shold represented the Ass.essor's office. This parcel is a <br />Tax Lot located at the mouth of Eagle Creek on Discovery Bay (North Boundary on the <br />north edge of Jefferson County) with access by way of a path across Lots 1-4 of <br />Carliss Short Plat dated 1983. A major portion of the building site on this Lot is <br />in the Stream flood plain and the balance of the one acre parcel is a steep mountain <br />side. The petition presented four Lots of the short plat as comparables with <br />valuations from $17,375 to $25,423 per acre. <br />The Assessor reported that (1) the 1980 valuation was based on 178 front feet <br />at $350 per front foot less 50% for topography and access, (2) the 1984 valuation was <br />based on 178 front feet at $450 per front foot less 40% for topography and access, <br />and (3) that the building site has a graduation from 0 to 50' bank. A sit'1< inspection <br />may justify further adjustments. <br /> <br />BOE-87-073-LO - Parcel No. 965-000-Several - Renata Wheeler representedMW Associates <br />of Kala Point. Bob Shold represented the Assessor~ office. This petition covered <br />38 unimproved lots in divisions 5-8 of the Kala Point development which became the <br />property of MW Associates as a function of dissolution of the Development Corporate <br />holdings ih 1986 and stipulated that sales records in Kala Point since 1983 indicate <br />that the parcels are over valued on the tax rolls. <br />The Assessor presented a work sheet on the subject parcels giving current sales <br />listings and valuations of each. It was confirmed that actual sales since 1983 may <br />justify consideration of an adjustment in valuation of unimproved lots in some <br />divisions of Kala Point. <br />