The Fair Housing Act and Disability Discrimination

Home is meant to be a place of safety, comfort, and belonging. Sadly, for individuals with disabilities, the search for suitable housing can be fraught with obstacles and discrimination. The Fair Housing Act (FHA) was established to dismantle these barriers, ensuring equal housing opportunities for all.  Defining Disability Under the Fair Housing Act The FHA […]

Florida Partition of Property: What to Know

Joint property ownership can be convenient, but it can also lead to disputes. When co-owners can no longer agree on how to manage a property, Florida partition law offers a solution. If you’re facing disagreements over shared assets in Florida, here’s what you should know. What Is a Partition Action? A partition action is a […]

Residential Evictions: A Comprehensive Guide for Landlords

Evictions are stressful situations for both landlords and tenants. The legal complexities involved residential evictions can be overwhelming for a landlord without legal experience, and mistakes can lead to costly delays or worse.  Reasons for Eviction in Florida Before initiating residential evictions in Florida, it’s essential to be aware of the legally valid reasons for […]

FLORIDA CONDO ASSOCIATION FAILURE TO MAINTAIN

In the sunny and vibrant state of Florida, condominium living is a popular choice for many. However, this lifestyle comes with its unique set of challenges, particularly when condo associations demonstrate a failure to maintain their responsibilities.  DEFINING CONDO ASSOCIATION RESPONSIBILITIES Condominium associations play a crucial role in ensuring the well-being and enjoyment of condo […]

FLORIDA CONDO LAW: WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN AN ATTORNEY

Florida’s condominium landscape is as diverse and complex as its beautiful coastlines. For condo owners, navigating the intricate laws governing condominiums in Florida – from Miami-Dade to Palm Beach County – can be as challenging as steering a ship through the ever-shifting sands of its beaches.  Understanding Florida condo law, including specific regulations like noise […]

OWNERS BE AWARE OF CONTRADICTING RULES WITH YOUR CONDO DECLARATION

As a condo owner, you have certain rights and responsibilities that are outlined in your condo declaration. In this blog post, we will discuss the issue of contradicting rules in condo associations and provide some tips for owners who are dealing with this problem. UNDERSTANDING CONDO DECLARATIONS A condo declaration is a legal document that […]

STAYING OUT OF TROUBLE DURING YOUR CONDO RENOVATION

A condo renovation is an exciting but complex project that require navigating a maze of legal and regulatory considerations. In Florida, strict condominium and HOA laws must be adhered to. This blog aims to guide condo owners through the intricacies of Florida condo law, helping them avoid legal pitfalls during renovations. THE BASICS OF FLORIDA […]

HOA AND ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD ISSUES

Homeowners’ Associations (HOA) and Architectural Review Boards (ARB) are vital in maintaining community standards and property values in residential areas. These entities enforce community rules and oversee modifications to properties to ensure conformity with established guidelines.  However, these regulations can sometimes lead to disputes between homeowners and the governing bodies. Understanding these entities and the […]

Meet the Chair of the new Weston Section of BCBA

The Broward County Bar Association, in continuing to find ways to provide variety and opportunity to all of its members, has installed the Weston section to provide educational opportunities to lawyers or that reside and/ in practice Weston and its surrounding areas. I have the pleasure of being appointed as Chair of the BCBA Weston […]

FLORIDA SERVICE ANIMAL LAWS FOR HOUSING ACCOMMODATIONS

In the Sunshine State, the importance of understanding Florida service animal laws for housing accommodations cannot be overstated. These regulations, essential for both landlords and tenants, ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided the necessary support in their living environments.  This article delves into the specifics of these laws, highlighting how they function in Florida. […]

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