Florida Address Change Information

Whenever you move to or within the state of Florida, you will need to contact the important people and companies that you transact business with on a regular basis and let them know you have a new address. This process of updating your address extends beyond your...

Property Survey

  A property surveyor use special equipment to record the boundaries and physical state of a piece of land. Why should you consider getting a land survey? A land surveys does more than just establish the boundaries of a property, it provides a record of the...

Insurance (Hazard and Flood)

Insurance is a means of protection from financial loss. It is a form of risk management primarily used to hedge against the risk of a contingent, uncertain loss. In Florida, real estate faces the perils of fire, hurricanes, floods and tornadoes. Protecting your real...

Housing for Older Persons

The Fair Housing Act (FHAct) protects all residents from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, handicap or familial status (families with children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal guardians; pregnant women and...

1031 Tax Exchanges

Under Section 1031 of the United States Internal Revenue Code (26 U.S.C. § 1031), a taxpayer may defer recognition of capital gains and related Federal income tax liability on the exchange of certain types of property. In 1979, this treatment was expanded by the...