To protect residents, some boards have suggested a policy that would allow only vaccinated residents and guests, not unvaccinated ones, to access common elements.
In Dec., 63% of homebuyers made an offer on a house they didn’t visit, up from 45% five months earlier. Pandemic travel fears and today’s tech are part of the reason.
By the time negotiations ended and bills were passed, no interested party got everything they wanted under bills passed by the Florida Legislature, including the state’s attorneys, insurers or homeowners. But changes should help maintain a viable private insurance market in the state.
The rising cost of lumber shows the importance of supply chains. In 1925, a sunken ship blocked Miami’s port, leading to the end of a heated market that couldn’t keep up.
In the backyard, a fire pit/bench ranked first followed by upgraded lighting. In the kitchen, a bar area with seating led the list followed by a place “for gathering.”
The pandemic lockdown boosted the value of good neighbors and communities. Buyers today want a great house, but they also want it located in a great neighborhood.
In addition to hurricane and school sales tax holidays, lawmakers added an entertainment one. Businesses can also get a tax credit up to $5M for some charity donations.
Where do I go if I can work anywhere? Jacksonville. A report found it a top destination, notably for young workers who love the outdoors and a reasonable cost of living.
The economy grew 6.4% in 2021’s first quarter, and experts predict greater strength in the second quarter. A projected growth of 7% this year hasn’t been seen since 1984.
Fla.’s condo law, unlike HOA, does contain a strict cap on what can be charged. Also: What can a board do if a resident stops a banned practice only temporarily?