Yes. Homeowners' exemptions are not automatically granted.
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Proposition 19, The Home Protection for Seniors, Severely Disabled, Families, and Victims of Wildfire or Natural Disasters Act, was passed by California voters on November 3, 2020. The provisions of Proposition 19 that relate to Base Year Value Transfers for severely disabled homeowners become operative on April 1, 2021. Please visit the State Board of Equalization’s website at https://boe.ca.gov/prop19/ for the latest information available on Proposition 19 and its impact on this exclusion.
One time only.
If qualified, the value of the improvement, addition, modification, or feature that specially adapts a home's accessibility for a severely and permanently disabled person is excluded from property tax assessment.
Yes, as long as the total amount of your purchase and the new construction does not exceed the market value of the original property at the time of its sale.