Are Florida Real Estate Brokers Liable For The Harm Caused by Their Agents?

| January 19, 2016

Florida residential real estate brokers operate businesses that are heavily regulated. It makes no difference if they are affiliated with a large national chain like Coldwell Banker, Century 21, or RE/MAX, or they run a local operation.   Every single real estate broker operating in the State of Florida has to comply with our real […]

3 Types Of Unconventional Mortgage Agreements

| January 6, 2016

Most people in Florida give a mortgage as security to finance the purchase of their new single family home or condominium. It’s a relatively simple process: the buyer finds a conventional mortgage lender; applies for the loan; furnishes the necessary documentation to the bank (tax returns, proof of employment, credit report, etc.); the home is […]

10 Things A Florida Home Buyer Should Understand About Their Mortgage Before Closing

| December 23, 2015

Here in South Florida, most home buyers purchase their new single family home or condo with the help of a mortgage and home loan. Real estate buyers have all sorts of places to look for that mortgage — online from places like Quicken Loans as well as at more traditional mortgage lenders, like the neighborhood […]

10 Things A Florida Home Buyer Should Understand About A Promissory Note Before Closing

| December 15, 2015

Most homes and condos in South Florida are purchased with the help of a home loan, or mortgage. Buyers find a property they want to purchase, and then they get a loan from their bank or mortgage lender to help pay the seller the negotiated price. For most Floridians, having a mortgage goes hand in […]

How Do Lawyers Help With Florida Residential Real Estate Closings?

| December 8, 2015

When it’s time to actually close on your new home or condo here in South Florida, it can be intimidating to see just how much paperwork is involved.  Even if it’s a small house or condo, closings can take lots of time (hours!).  Why? Even when there are no problems, it can take quite a […]

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