Property Values http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Initial Numbers Show Property Values In St. Charles County Slid 4 Percent http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/initial-numbers-show-property-values-st-charles-county-slid-4-percent <p></p><p>St. Charles County residents will be receiving their property value assessments next month, preliminary numbers show that overall residential values have slid downward over the past two years.</p><p>County Assessor Scott Shipman says in general, residential property values are down about 4 percent.</p><p>He says foreclosures and new developments that were left vacant during the recession are largely to blame for the overall decline.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 20:55:08 +0000 Tim Lloyd 24814 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Initial Numbers Show Property Values In St. Charles County Slid 4 Percent St. Louis County Property Values Declined Over The Past Two Years http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-county-property-values-declined-over-past-two-years <p></p><p>The median residential property value in St. Louis County declined 7 percent over the past two years, according to preliminary numbers released this afternoon.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">St. Louis County Assessor Jake Zimmerman says the numbers show that property values in wealthier areas held steady or only had slight declines, but areas with clusters of foreclosures saw the median property value drop by 12 percent.<br><br><em>(A full chart of how different areas compared is below)</em></span></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 21:26:48 +0000 Tim Lloyd 10307 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis County Property Values Declined Over The Past Two Years