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Are Property Taxes In Boise Forcing People Out Of Their Homes?

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Rising home prices have been a hot topic recently, especially in Boise. Property tax notices recently came out and some homeowners are finding themselves priced out of their houses. The Idaho Statesman featured one woman who is selling her house because her taxes are too high. Idaho Matters takes a closer look at the effect of higher taxes on home ownership.

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.