Pre-foreclosures listed as a short sale mean that the asking price is lower than the current mortgage balances. It is difficult to know what the actual current balance is, but you can look up the original mortgage documents in the public records.... more
On your property tax bill it will have a value of the land only... however this would not be the true market value if you were selling it. Contact your local real estate agent and they can do both. If you don't have an agent yet, I am local. I have been an agent and have lived in the area for 20 years. I can help.
Good luck, Denise Gleavey