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Assessment roll highlights

The City of Calgary mails property assessment notices in early January each year.

A property assessment is a value placed on a property for taxation purposes. It reflects the market value of a property based on the market valuation date of July 1 of the previous year.

2020 Highlights​


Property assessment highlights

  • Total number of accounts on the 2020 property assessment roll is 544,016.
  • Total value of the 2020 property assessment roll is $301 billion.
  • As a result of the 2020 assessment, the typical residential property assessment change is minus four per cent between the 2019 and the 2020 rolls.
  • Approximately 96 per cent of residential properties’ revenue neutral taxes will stay within +/-10 per cent of last year’s taxes.
  • 2020 median single residential assessment (excluding condominiums) is $455,000 compared to $475,000 on the 2019 roll.
  • 2020 median residential condominium assessment is $245,000 compared to $255,000 on the 2019 roll.
  • As a result of the 2020 assessment, the typical non-residential property assessment change is a plus two per cent decrease between 2020 and 2019
  • 2020 Residential Revenue Neutral Market Changes by Communities are:​ view map​.

On Jan. 2, 2020 The City issued more than 544,000 2020 Property Assessment Notices:

  • eNotices: more than 25,000
  • Mailed: more than 500,000

To learn more about the 2020 Property Assessment Roll please review the 2020 Property Assessment Market Report.

After The City receives the provincial property tax requisition and Council passes the property tax bylaw, the property tax bills, reflecting actual taxes owing, will be mailed each May.​

Related resources​


Assessment Search is our online resource for property and business owners to access more detailed information about their assessment and property details.