How to save money on your property taxes when you upsize your Florida home

Have you heard of the Transfer of Homestead Property Difference? If your primary residence is in Florida and you’ve got a homestead exemption, chances are there’s a difference between your assessed value and your market/just value. Take advantage of that difference! You can apply for a transfer of homestead assessment difference. You’ll pay less in property taxes on your new house. Each property is a little different and here’s the skinny on how it works:

If you or someone you know is considering upsizing your primary residence here in Sarasota County (or any Florida county), share this information with them and invite them to call Christine.

For more information on how this program works, see the Sarasota County information page here.

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