Property owners in Richmond paid more than 3.3 percent of the value of their home in taxes last year. That’s nearly three times the national average, according to an LGIS analysis of real estate sales data in McHenry County from Jan 1. to June 30.
Former state school employee Jessica Gerdes, who retired in October 2018, saved $57,641 toward a pension over 13 years working for public schools, Teachers' Retirement System of the State of Illinois records show.
On Nov. 1, 2018, Nicholas and Stephanie Rekas purchased a three bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 235 Cool Stone Bend, Lake in the Hills from Todd E. and Laura E. Ringa and Ringa Family (revocable living trust) for $304,500.
The subsidy Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 received through state taxes increased 59 percent from fiscal year 2008 to 2017, adjusted for inflation, according to a McHenry Times analysis of public schools data.
On Nov. 1, 2018, HP Illinois I LLC purchased a three bedroom home at 678 Seybrooke Lane, Crystal Lake from Elizabeth A. and Glover-Elizabeth Christensen and Elizabeth A. Glover (living trust) for $303,000.