Facts You Should Know About Moving To Florida
Florida Homestead Exemption
Every Florida resident who owns and resides on real property in Florida on January 1st, and makes the property their permanent residence is eligible to receive a Florida Homestead Exemption up to $50,000. The first $25,000 applies to all property taxes, including school district taxes. The additional Florida Homestead Exemption up to $25,000, applies to the assessed value between $50,000 and $75,000 and only to non-school taxes. You can apply for the Homestead Exemption in Florida at the local Property Appraiser office. For more information on Florida Homestead Exemption visit the Florida Department of Revenue web site at:
Understanding the Homestead Exemption in Florida is just one important step in your transition to a new state.
At Jacobsen Homes, our mission is to make your transition to Florida as easy as possible. We know you have been saving for retirement and it’s finally that time for you to make the big move. From helping you pick out a manufactured home that fits your budget and needs to helping you understand the Homestead Exemption in Florida, Jacobsen Homes is here for you. Schedule a tour with Jacobsen Homes today to see our selection of floor plans.