Inspecting Your Condo Records: What are the Official Records that a Florida Condo Association Must Maintain?

| October 28, 2014

Every Florida Condominium Association is required by Florida law to maintain and keep certain documents as part of its official records. The Condo Association has no option; it would be a violation of the Florida Condominium Act for specific documents not to be kept and preserved and ready for inspection by the unit owners. What […]

Common Lawsuits Against Florida Condominium Boards

| October 23, 2014

Learn About (jump to these sections): How is Condominium Living Different? Condo Boards Exceeding Their Power Condo Boards and Common Areas Condo Boards Get Nasty Over Pets Living near the beach is a dream of many Americans. Many have achieved this goal by owning a condominium in South Florida,  instead of a single family residence, […]

What is a Nuisance Under Florida Condominium Law?

| October 21, 2014

Florida condo unit owners are guaranteed the right to enjoy their homes as they see fit under Florida law with one big (make that HUGE) limitation: they cannot use their property in such a way that it injures or impedes the rights of another owner. Florida condo unit owners can decorate their homes as they […]

How Do You Draw the Ownership Line Between Florida Condominium Units and Common Elements?

| October 7, 2014

Here in South Florida, condominium ownership is extremely popular. Our local skyline is filled with condo towers, particularly on or near the oceanfront where condominium projects can offer residents beach access and beautiful waterfront views. Accordingly, there is a lot of law on the books in Florida on how condominium ownership works, and how controversies […]

Major Repairs to Your Florida Condo: Who Pays?

| September 30, 2014

As we all know, here in Florida, condominiums are a very popular form of residential real estate ownership. Floridians as well as investors, retirees, and part-time residents (”Snowbirds”) find lots of advantages to buying a condo in our state. There are lots of condos to choose from, especially in South Florida. Condo units are available […]

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