The Homestead Act was designed to lure people to the West, and offered people 160 acres of land if they moved to that area while following a few stipulations. Those stipulations included living on the land for 5 continuo... More » History Modern History

The Florida homestead exemption under the state constitution gives qualified homeowners $25,000 deductions from their properties' assessed values, according to the property appraiser of Charlotte County, Florida. A homeo... More » Business & Finance Taxes

The Pennsylvania Homestead Act refers to the homestead exclusion in the 2006 Taxpayer Relief Act, as stated by Zacks. This special measure provides a way to lower property taxes of eligible property owners. More » Government & Politics Law

It is no longer possible for citizens of the United States to file for homestead property under the Homestead Act, because this legislation was repealed by Congress in 1976, notes the National Park Service. Individuals u... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

The Kentucky Homestead Act is a legal provision that provides a tax exemption on a home’s assessed value. Under the Act, a primary residence whose value does not exceed $36,900, as of 2015, is eligible for exemption. Thi... More » History Modern History

Armenian people come from northeastern Turkey and what is now the Republic of Armenia, a mountainous area in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. The republic lies between southwest Asia and eastern Europe and is border... More »

Some facts about Philadelphia International Airport are that it is abbreviated PHL, it generates more than $14.4 billion in spending to the regional economy and it takes up a land area of 2,394 acres, says the airport's ... More » Vehicles Airplanes & Helicopters