Many lawyers and attorneys do not tell their clients about the exceptions in Florida law to homestead protection. Your home is not protected from forced sale from tax liens both for property tax and IRS tax. Nor, is your home protected from special assessment from homeowners associations The homestead is not protected from materialmen liens. Those are liens placed on your home because you did not pay for materials and labor supplied to improve your homestead property.
Page last updated on May 22, 2020