Tag: homestead exemption

January 2, 2019

Time to apply for your Homestead Exemption!

If you purchased a property last year that is your principal residence, you can now file for your homestead exemption. A Homestead exemption is an application filed with the county appraisal district that removes part of your home’s value from taxation, so they lower your taxes. For example, if your home is appraised at $35,000, […]

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December 17, 2016

Homestead Exemptions Can Save You Money!

As a homeowner you might wonder if you get a break from property taxes, and the answer would be yes!  You may apply for a homestead exemption on your principal residence.  Homestead exemptions remove part of your home’s value from taxation, so they lower your taxes.  Not all homes will qualify, only the homeowner’s principal […]

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