Have you ever considered the significance of a homestead exemption? This benefit offers more than just financial relief; it shields your most cherished asset – your home!

Homestead exemption provides crucial protection by lowering the taxable value of your primary residence, reducing property taxes. This cost-saving measure can be a significant change, offering homeowners a chance to allocate funds towards other essential needs or investments.

But it’s not just about saving money. Homestead exemption offers stability and security, ensuring that unforeseen circumstances don’t jeopardize your home. It shields your property from certain creditors, protecting it during challenging times.

Apart from reducing the taxable value of your primary residence, you might qualify for other available exemptions, such as:

  • Limited income senior
  • Widow/widower
  • Disability
  • Disabled veterans
  • And more…

For more details, visit the Orange County Property Appraiser’s website.

Remember, your home is more than just a roof over your head—it’s your sanctuary, and homestead exemption is here to safeguard it

To learn more and apply for homestead exemption in Orange County, click here.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando & Osceola County offers HUD-approved housing counseling and guidance to Central Floridians who want to purchase a home or maintain their home. Learn more about our services here.