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  • Revocable Trusts: What They Are and If You Need OneAs adults get older in age, the time may come when they need a trust for their personal and business affairs. Revocable trusts, or a living trust, is very convenient in case the grantor suffers a mental disability in the …Read More
  • Can My Grandchild Be My Grantor and My Trustee?The choice to pass along wealth to grandchildren is admirable and it will greatly help them in their future endeavors. Most people know that these assets have to be designated to the grandchild in a will. In addition to stating …Read More
  • Why Would I Need an Attorney for a HOA Dispute?Are you currently locked in a seemingly unresolvable dispute with your HOA? This is the kind of ongoing battle that will frequently require the expert aid and counsel of homeowner association defense lawyers in FL. Not only are you subject …Read More
  • What is Covenant Enforcement? Does It Apply to My HOA?Every Homeowners Association (HOA) has a responsibility to its members to provide properties that are both livable and sustainable. Accomplishing the task of sustainability requires rules and regulations to keep properties in order. Such is the reason why many, if …Read More
  • How to Handle a Condo Association DisputeLiving as part of a condominium community has many upsides and downsides. Among the upsides is that the condominium association maintains common elements and limited common elements, which means that a condominium owner has less to maintain than the owner …Read More
  • HOA Law: What You Need to Know About Your CaseWhen you live in a community that has a homeowner’s association, there are various rules of which you are expected to abide. However, there are times when situations may arise that lead to disputes between a homeowner and the HOA, …Read More
  • Tax Deed InvestingTax Deed Investing Information, by Susan P. Bakalar, Esq. What is a Tax Deed? A tax deed is a legal document that grants ownership of a property to a government body or investor / corporation when the property owner does …Read More
  • Tax Deed Sale Process Q & ATax Deed Sale Process and Related InformationCommon Questions and Answers- Susan P. Bakalar, Esq. What is a Tax Deed Sale? Property owners are required to pay property taxes on an annual basis to the County Tax Collector. If the owner …Read More
  • Condo Association Filing Bankruptcy? Why You Need a LawyerMany people own or live in condominiums in Florida for periods of the year. Owners can typically feel very assured in their homes that the common areas and overall grounds are kept properly, including effective management of financial aspects of …Read More
  • New Laws Spurring Fla. Community Associations to Implement E-Voting, WebsitesArticle Courtesy of  The Daily Business Review By Nicole R. Kurtz  Published August 25, 2019 Technology has been the focus of many recent changes to Florida laws, including those that now allow community associations to implement electronic voting and require …Read More