The Southeast Florida Chapter of CAI is assisting with the collection efforts for those affected by the events at Champlain Towers South in Surfside. Here are some ways we can show our support for our neighboring community: The Coral Gables Community Foundation, the Miami Foundation, and the Key Biscayne Community Foundation are asking Miami-Dade County residents to contribute to The Surfside Hardship Fund. Donors can use PayPal or credit cards. Here is the page > The Greater Miami Jewish Federation established …
The following tracking events have occurred: CS/CS/SB 56 (2021) — Community Association Assessment Notices Approved by Governor: 06/16/21 S Approved by Governor Additional bill information … CS/CS/SB 630 (2021) — Community Associations Approved by Governor: 06/16/21 S Approved by Governor Additional bill information …
Preliminary Schedule: September 18, 2021 — Southern State Management. Troy Railsback: Budgeting & your association – explanation of pooling method for reserves October 16, 2021 — Stone Claims Group. Tara Stone: Professional public adjusting firm specializing in condominium associations. They will work for your best interest not the insurance company and they never do assignment of benefits. November 20, 2021 — Keystone Engineering and Consulting:. Jim Emory – The importance of proactive maintenance on your condo assoc. December 2021 — …
Additional 2021 Legislative Updates Posted: 19 May 2021 12:30 PM PDT This year’s legislative session proved to be a busy one, with a number of bills passed by the Florida Legislature that will impact community associations throughout the state. We recently covered the passing of Senate Bill 72 in our blog, also known as the Civil Liability for Damages Relating to COVID-19, which you can access by clicking here. The following are summaries of additional bills that have passed the …
To learn more about this bill, visit this link to the staff analysis: https://flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/72/Analyses/2021s00072.rc.PDF For the full bill language, go here: https://flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/72/BillText/er/PDF Yours in Community, Alan Garfinkel and Dara Lahav www.CANLAWS.com 1-844-MYCANLAWS (692-2652) Board of Directors Bob Begley Jose Ramon Riestra, Jr. Ted Fox Robert Hendry Roger Kesselbach Cynthia Morales Frayda Morris Charles Parness Gary van der Laan Brad van Rooyen
National Survey Finds Homeowners Overwhelmingly Satisfied with Their Community Associations Florida HOA Lawyer Blog September 9, 2020
2020 Census: What Property Managers and Homeowners Need to Know Florida HOA Lawyer Blog September 4, 2020 Please note the warning about not denying census takers access to your community.
Appellate Court Reverses Itself, Finds Condo Fees Are Subject to FCCPA Restrictions Florida HOA Lawyer Blog September 2, 2020
Virtual Meetings Exposed Online: What You Can Do to Help Protect Member Privacy Community Association Network August 27, 2020
Epic Dispute Over Driveway Design at Boynton Beach HOA Makes Local Headlines Florida HOA Lawyer Blog August 26, 2020
Ruling Exposes Perils of Overzealous Buyer Screenings by Community Associations Florida HOA Lawyer Blog August 13, 2020
House Bill 469 Becomes Effective on July 1, 2020 The Governor signed House Bill 469 on June 27, 2020, dealing with real estate conveyances. The bill removes the requirement under Section 689.01, Florida Statutes requiring a landlord to have two witnesses when signing a lease for a term of more than one year. The requirement for witnesses was limited to a landlord’s signature only and was designed to protect the grantor of the estate in the land. House Bill 469 …
Governor DeSantis Signs Emotional Support Animal Bill Into Law Florida HOA Lawyer Blog June 26, 2020
Ruling Proves Community Associations Need to Revise Own Governing Documents Florida HOA Lawyer Blog June 24, 2020
Legislative Update: Still Tracking New Legislation Florida HOA Lawyer Blog June 14, 2020
HOAs, Condo Boards Should Brace for a Slowdown in Dues and Tread Carefully HOA Lawyer Blog June 15, 2020
Hurricane Preparedness Plans During the Pandemic Siegfried Rivera, June 2, 2020 Includes link to hurricane preparedness & recovery guide.
SCCA has been informed that it is the winner for the 2020 Best of Cocoa Beach Awards in the category of Business & Professional Associations.
South Florida HOAs and Condo Associations Prepare for a Drop in Collections Florida HOA Lawyer Blog May 6, 2020
COVID-19 Collection Strategies Siegfried Rivera April 21, 2020
Reducing the Spread of COVID-19 in Your Condo Community Florida HOA Lawyer Blog March 26, 2020
SCCA Presidents’ Forum meetings will resume again at the Cocoa Beach Library at 10 AM on the second Saturday of the month.. Email our Secretary, Jackie Grant, if you would like more information.
How Should Community Associations Handle Meetings and Common Area Use Amid Coronavirus Outbreak? Florida HOA Lawyer Blog March 13, 2020
2020-2021 Florida Legislative Session: Under Review Florida HOA Lawyer Blog March 9, 2020