Should You File for Homestead Exemption?

If you’re a member of the Pinnacle family who has bought or sold with us, you know that every January our agents send out a copy of the Settlement Statement to each of their clients from the past year. We do this so that you have those important papers when it comes time to file your taxes and potentially apply for Homestead Exemption.

If you don’t work with a tax professional, however, you may have received this paperwork and still have no idea what to do with it. So we’re breaking down everything you need to know about Homestead Exemption.

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The Real Estate Market: What’s Really Happening?

It is very easy to get spooked by headlines like “Housing Market Shift or CRASH?” and “Big Shifts in the Housing Market Expected”. The fact of the matter is that the real estate market is certainly subject to fluctuation, just as the economy is. But before you let those headlines scare you into making abrupt and potentially unwise real estate decisions, take a deep breath and let us clue you in on what is happening and what you should really be expecting.

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