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Lake County, Florida VA Home Loan Info

Florida va home loan limitsThe 2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Lake County is $548,250.

Located in the virtual center of Florida, Lake County was created in 1887. Formed from portions of Sumter and Orange Counties, Lake County is named for the nearly 1,400 lakes in the surrounding area. The highest point in peninsular Florida, known as Sugarloaf Mountain is found in Lake County. The mountain elevates to 312 feet above sea level. The mountain is renowned for its cultural, scenic and historical merit. The population of the county is almost 300,000. The largest city is Clermont, and the county seat is Tavares. Clermont is the site of the Florida Citrus Tower; a 225 foot tall structure considered the most recognizable landmark in the Greater Orlando Area. Residents are fairly split politically, however the county on the whole leans towards the conservative end. In the previous four presidential election cycles, the county has voted majority Republican.

Home to numerous schools, residents of the county take pride in the many academic offerings. Lake-Sumter State College and Beacon College are both located in the County. The Lake County Library system has 15 individual branches dispersed throughout the county.

The Leesburg International Airport is on the site of a former military airfield. Located along Lake Haris, this airport is used by U.S Customs, and Border Patrol and the Department of Homeland Security, in addition to commercial usage. Almost 200 aircraft are based out of the Leesburg International Airport.

Apply for a VA home loan in Lake County by following this link!

Veterans in Lake County

Lake County has a sizeable veteran population of nearly 32,000. Local veteran residents are provided with advocacy, vocational training benefits counseling and other services by the Lake County Veterans Services Office. This office also conducts community outreach meetings throughout the county. Health and wellness services are available at multiple sites throughout the county. An outpatient clinic is located in The Villages, with a community-based clinic also found in Clermont and Leesburg. These facilities all offer primary care, psychiatric, smoking cessation, symptom management, and substance abuse and social work services.

Veteran property owners in Florida potentially qualify for a property tax exemption. This exemption is contingent on the veteran having a disability rating of ten percent or more, stemming from a service-related injury. The exemption amounts to $5,000. Veterans with a complete disability are exempt from the entirety of their property taxes.

VFW Post:

Post 5277 William Alfred Suggs Memorial Post
855 W Desoto St
Clermont, FL 34711
United States
Phone: (352) 394-5424

Meeting Location & Time
855 W Desoto St
Clermont, FL 34711
United States
7:00 PM 3rd Thursday

Quartermaster: Robert Farrell
Commander: Chris Singh

Post 6389 Hawthorne Memorial Post
100 Palo Verde Dr
Leesburg, FL 34748-8864
United States
Phone: (352) 323-6034

Meeting Location & Time
100 Palo Verde Dr
Leesburg, FL 34748-8864
United States
7:00 PM 3rd Tuesday

Quartermaster: William Lockette
Commander: Wannie Frazier

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable In Lake County:

  • Single Family: $425
  • Condominium: $425
  • Manufactured Housing: $425
  • Duplex $500
  • Triplex: $550
  • Fourplex: $600
  • Repair Certification: $100

Lake County Property Search

The VA HLC property search can be used for the following areas:

Clermont, Eustis, Fruitland Park, Groveland, Leesburg, Astatula, Mascotte, Minneola, Mount Dora, Tavares, Umatilla, Howey-in-the-Hills, Bassville Park, Ferndale, Four Corners, Grand Island, Lake Kathryn, Lake Mack Forest Hills, Lanier, Lisbon, Mount Plymouth, Okahumpka, Orange Bend, Paisley, Pine Lakes, Pittman, Silver Lake, Sorrento, The Villages, Yalaha

Lake County VA Approved Condos

Condo Name (ID): Summer Wind On Lake Harris (000262)
Status: Accepted With Conditions
Last Update: Unavailable
Request Received Date: 04/12/2013
Review Completion Date: 06/12/2013

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  1. Florida VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/florida-va-home-loan-limits/
  2. VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/