From January 1 to March 1, 2011, if you have bought real estate in Columbia County, FL., you can homestead your property if it is your primary residents. Here is a link to Columbia County Tax Appraiser's Web Site that will give you more information (http://g2.columbia.floridapa.com/Exemptions.asp).
If you are looking for Lake City FL Real Estate, check out www.NorthFlHomesandLand.com .
Bruce Dicks, Realtor
Coldwell banker Bishop Realty
Lake City FL