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  • Does a Condominium Have a 115% Cap on Increasing
Assessments?

    Does a Condominium Have a 115% Cap on Increasing Assessments?

    The increase in costs, especially insurance premiums, have been difficult for condominium associations in the past couple of years. I have been asked on many occasions if there is a cap on increasing the budget by more than 115% from the previous year. Section 718.112(2)(e)(2)(a), Florida Statutes, provides a procedure to be followed if the…

  • Homeowner Association Architectural Review Standards

    Homeowner Association Architectural Review Standards

    Two of the bills signed into law this month by the Governor modify Florida Statute 720.3035 regulating architectural review. Because of these two pending changes to the law, homeowner’s associations should review their architectural review with their community association attorney. House Bill 293, Hurricane Protections for Homeowners’ Associations, adds to Florida Statute 720.3035 a requirement…

  • Vacation Rentals and Community Associations

    Vacation Rentals and Community Associations

    Over the past few years, Airbnb and VRBO (collectively referred to as “Vacation Rentals”) have become a very popular form of short-term rental. Vacation Rentals include a range of rentals from houses, condos, or in some instances rooms for a period under 30 days’ at a time. While some owners believe they have this right…