If you're a homeowner you may be in for some extra cash coming your way. 53,000 homeowners are owed property tax refunds. Cook County Treasurer, Maria Pappas said this past Thursday that refunds would go out by August 15th to homeowners who paid via cash, bank account, or credit cards and by Octobe 15th for those who paid through their mortgage escrow.
Homeowners who are entitled a refund will get a letter by August 9th.
You can check if you're on that list by going to the Cook County Treasurer website and clicking on "property overview". Once you reach that enter your address or Property Index Number (PIN).