By KAITLIN SCHMIDT
Daily Record Features
On Thursday, May 1, the Hays Central Appraisal District (HCAD) will start mailing 74,526 appraisal notices. Property owners that receive a notice will have until June 2 to file a protest appeal to the Appraisal Review Board.
Hays County’s overall preliminary market value rose to $17.1 billion this year, up 8.9 percent from 2013, according to a press release from the HCAD.
Commercial and industrial property increased in value by more than 10 percent from last year’s $1.55