Patriot Properties Receives CAMA Contract Award from Hamilton County Tennessee

Patriot Properties is pleased to announce it has been awarded and signed a contract to provide AssessPro, the industry leading Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal (CAMA) application to the Assessor of Property in Hamilton County, TN located in Chattanooga. This important project, which will commence immediately, includes conversion of all existing property data to the AssessPro CAMA application for Real Estate and Personal Property as well as a full, real-time interface with the County’s mature GIS. This new software system will also include the function of taxpayer’s safely accessing and submitting property tax data information directly over the internet.

Hamilton County’s existing main frame system was deployed several years ago and was in need of an update to utilize current technology while incorporating Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal (CAMA) tools and modules necessary to assist with the 150,000 properties that must be valued during each reassessment cycle.

Hamilton County represents the second client in Tennessee to contract with Patriot Properties for the AssessPro CAMA application joining long time Patriot client Davidson County which is headquartered in Nashville. Patriot will be providing all statutorily required reports to meet the State of Tennessee’s guidelines.

“This is a significant project award for Patriot Properties and a nod to Hamilton’s forward thinking team,” stated Jim McCathern, CEO of Patriot. “After researching the Hamilton County Assessor of Property business practices, and having the good fortune to experience the capabilities of Mr. Bill Bennett, County Assessor and his staff during the procurement process, it is rewarding to see Hamilton County select a solution that will bring them both immediate and long term benefits. We feel this project and partnership is an ideal fit for all parties and stand ready to begin working with their staff for years to come.”

Hamilton County contains 150,000 parcels of real property and is located in southeast Tennessee with offices in Chattanooga. Patriot Properties, Inc. is located 7 miles north of Boston in Lynn, Massachusetts and has been providing property tax software applications to governmental agencies in 20 states nationwide for 25 years.