There's no substitute for experience. Having good people with good information – and knowing what to do with it – is one of the most important competitive edges your company can ever achieve. Southland brings you that edge.
We were founded in 1987 with a single purpose: cost effectively achieve the lowest reasonable property tax assessment, while reducing the burdens of tax administration, for each and every one of our clients. To achieve this purpose, Southland realized more than 25 years ago that we needed to attract and retain the best and brightest people in our industry, and we have.
Our highly experienced team utilizes our proprietary SouthWise™ platform and extensive knowledge of The Texas Property Tax Code, to articulate and support the lowest reasonable property tax values allowed by Texas law, for each of our client's properties. We have the demonstrated industry experience to help give your business a competitive edge.
Appraisal districts throughout Texas are armed with extensive market data used to "mass appraise" property. The ability to introduce, analyze, rebut and communicate extensive and pertinent market data before appraisal districts and review boards significantly enhances the probability of a successful appeal. Knowledge is power; data is king!
Southland realized this fact more than 25 years ago, and began the implementation of cutting-edge applications and an array of digital services to provide our clients with an edge in appealing their property taxes. The culmination of these efforts resulted in the creation and implementation of our proprietary SouthWise™ platform.
The SouthWise™ platform is a "game changer" that assists our team in applying appraisal theory while analyzing sale data, cash equivalency adjustments, absorption, occupancy, expenses have capitalization rate analysis and other pertinent data. Southland's experts have utilized their knowledge and the proprietary SouthWise™ platform to generate an impressive appeal success rate that exceeded 90%, with an average reduction of more than 24%, over the last few years.
To cost effectively minimize our client's property taxes, we take a firm, yet courteous, approach in dealing with assessment authorities. We've learned over 25 years that it's of paramount importance to focus on facts rather than emotional opinions when representing client properties. Likewise, using common sense and effective presentation skills is a necessity when addressing appraisal districts or review boards. With uncompromising devotion to these principles and an extremely thorough and professional approach, we produce an unusually high success rate for our clients.
Southland's experts have utilized their knowledge and the proprietary SouthWise™ platform to generate an impressive appeal success rate that exceeded 90%, with an average reduction of more than 24%, over the last few years. Real data. Real strategy. Real results.
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