New Useful Florida Homestead Concepts Diagram

Several years ago I prepared a table to assist practitioners in determining what restrictions apply on a transfer of homestead property at death or during lifetime. You can access it here.

Homestead status has other implications, including protections from creditors, inclusion or exclusion from the probate estate, and ad valorem tax implications. The Florida Statutes also employ the term “protected homestead” in defining some of these aspects. The whole area makes for a set of interrelated and unrelated concepts and implications that is difficult to both comprehend and apply.

To help with understanding. . .

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