RENT CREDIT: BEWARE OF WHAT YOU SAY AND DO

RENT CREDIT: BEWARE OF WHAT YOU SAY AND DO

A fairly recent court county court decision in an eviction case reveals how judges can view and rule on landlord-tenant issues involving rent credit and waiver of lease provisions arising out of an eviction lawsuit and in light of Florida Statutes (FS), ch. 83, pt. 2....
Examples of Erroneous Eviction Complaints

Examples of Erroneous Eviction Complaints

Most rental property is managed by the property owner (landlord). As the old saying goes, you don’t know what you don’t know. It is apparent, however, that most landlords do not know a lot about the laws and rules on filing a proper eviction. Here are some real-life...
Eviction Process in Florida

Eviction Process in Florida

The following is an overview of the eviction process in Florida. I. LEASE TERMINATION Before an eviction can be filed, the tenant must be terminated based on a terminable event, such as, the tenant’s failure to pay rent, cure a lease violation, committing a...