The Office of Lake County Recorder of Deeds
18 N. County St.
Waukegan, IL 60085
The Office of Lake County Recorder of Deeds News
What percentage of your home's value do you pay in property taxes each year? That's your "Effective Property Tax Rate," and, in Illinois, yours is likely among the highest in the U.S.
Homeowners in North Chicago, Lake Zurich, and Kildeer saw the largest increase in their property tax bills from 2015 to 2016, according to Blockshopper.com, which tracks residential property taxes across 69 Cook County communities.
Mylith Park recorded the largest increase in the number of homes sold in Lake County in 2017.
Median home sale prices were a mixed bag in Lake County's most expensive cities in 2017, according to sales data collected by Blockshopper.com.