Understanding Property Taxes

Taxable values. Assessments. Millage rates. What do they mean? More importantly, how do they relate to residential property taxes? In Michigan, assessments are placed at 50% of market value. Calculating those assessments is the responsibility of either the local...

The Ottawa Way | Winter 2022

The Ottawa Way | Winter 2022

Introducing Ottawa County’s first newsletter! In it you will find stories about people, programs and places affirming that you made a great choice to live in Ottawa County. As the seventh-most populous county in Michigan and consistently one of the fastest growing in...