Ok, this brings up an interesting type situation. Normally the title company will prorate the taxes at closing. However, it appears that you did not go through a title company. For this reason you may end up having to pay all the taxes if the seller is not willing to work with you. Taxes generally become a lein on the property and the property is now yours so it is probably going to be your problem to deal with. Hopefully you can get the seller to at least pay some of it.... more
That address is very close to Arrowhead Towne Center and Arrowhead Fountains Center Drive with several restaurant choices including (in no particular order) Cheesecake Factory, PF Chang's, Firebirds, Skye, Bucca di Beppo, Texas Roadhouse, Johnny Fox's Public House, Abuelo's, Fox & Hound, Corner Bakery Cafe and Elephant Bar & Grill.
Here is a site that offers a list of restaurants that are in and around the Peoria area:
Hope this helps,
Real Estate Agent... more