New property tax lender focused on home savings – Corridor News
An The Austin company recently announced that it is providing property tax loans in the state of Texas. Johnson & Starr says their mission is to keep Texans at home through partnership and education.
“Our commitment to serving our customers is unwavering. Each of our employees has nearly a decade of experience protecting Texans who need help with high property tax bills, ”said Nikolaos Stavros, CEO. “We are proud to offer payment plans that meet our clients’ needs, competitive terms and our unique ‘Life Happens’ loan benefits package. “
Johnson & Starr also announced the acquisition of Texas Tax Solution, a company providing property tax solutions in the state for many years.
“The purchase of Texas Tax Solution allows Johnson & Starr to have even greater reach across Texas and strengthens our mission of keeping people at home even in times of economic hardship,” said Andy Cahill, president. “Our goal is to provide all customers with the financial support and flexibility they need, along with the peace of mind that comes with it. “
Local tax units (i.e. school, city, county, etc.) set the annual property tax rate and when a homeowner does not pay or cannot afford to pay his property taxes, hefty penalties, and start-up interest – and the amount you owe can skyrocket.
Johnson & Starr plans to continue expanding throughout Texas through direct lending, acquiring existing lenders, and purchasing existing loan portfolios.