Disputes can arise when purchasing an ‘historic’ home
May 24, 2013 QUESTION: The landscape of Southwest Florida has changed dramatically and efforts are being made to preserve the buildings that are now more than a century old. more »»
What and where is the Lee County Extension office?
May 24, 2013 When I tell people to contact the Lee County Extension office for information, I sometimes get the question, “What and where is extension?” Our extension office is on Palm Beach Boulevard in Fort... more »»
Can a condo association turn a unit into a rentable asset?
May 17, 2013 QUESTION: We know that the economy is improving but our condo association still has a couple of units whose owners have not paid anything in a long time. more »»
Should Robert’s Rules of Order be used at condo association meetings?
May 10, 2013 QUESTION: I retired recently so I now have some time to attend our condo association’s board meetings. I used to run meetings when I was working and I’d follow Robert’s Rules of Orde. more »»
You may need the help of an attorney when buying a home
March 23, 2013 Question: My husband and I are about to buy our first home in Florida. We have a disagreement about whether we need an attorney to help close the sale. He thinks we’ll pay more for title insurance. more »»
Explaining ‘Common Elements’ and material alterations
March 16, 2013 Question: I’d like to purchase a unit in a condominium but my wife has trouble going up a step because of her disability. more »»
Do I have the right to see my condo association's records?
March 2, 2013 Question: I have lived in my condo for several years and have never had a problem with the board. I recently heard that we are going to have a large special assessment to repair the roof. more »»