I just moved into a home. Who do I speak to about homesteading?

You can apply for a homesteading classification online or by mail. Visit the Homestead Classification page for instructions.

To apply, you must have a copy of the deed and Certificate of Real Estate Value provided at closing and Social Security numbers of all owners, spouses not on deeds and/or qualified relatives who occupy the property. 

If you need assistance or for more information, please contact our Assessing Department at 952-826-0425.

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1. What caused the historic increase in value?
2. How does the City Assessor determine the market value of my home?
3. What factors determine a property’s value?
4. If my home value went up 15%, will my taxes go up 15% too?
5. What happens if the sales prices go back down this year?
6. I just moved into a home. Who do I speak to about homesteading?
7. Who are City appraisers and what are their credentials?
8. What is market value?
9. What does the Assessor's Office do?
10. What is the difference between 'Estimated Market Value' and 'Taxable Market Value'?
11. How does my property value affect my property taxes?
12. What if I disagree with the assessor’s value?
13. Can I pay my property taxes at City Hall?