Close Menu
Tampa Insurance Attorney
Free Consultation! Hablamos Español Tampa: 813-964-7878

Category Archives: Homeowners Association

shutterstock_561396721

Take These Steps Before You Rent Your Property to Any Tenants

By HD Law Partners |

We’ve all had or heard our fair share of horror stories when it comes to landlord-tenant issues: renters who failed to pay rent, applicants who claimed they were discriminated against, people who claimed that they were injured on the property, etc. As a commercial landlord, there are several basic steps that you want to… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_144849883

When Commercial Tenants Fail to Pay Rent

By HD Law Partners |

As commercial landlord and tenant attorneys, we frequently have clients approach us asking about how to handle a commercial eviction proceeding for tenants who have failed to pay rent. Commercial property lawyers can be especially helpful in not only helping you draft the right commercial lease before your tenants move in so that you… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_1134004913

Special Assessments Charged by Condo & Homeowners’ Associations

By HD Law Partners |

As attorneys who frequently represent homeowners’ associations here in Florida, we often see associations challenged on what are known as special assessments. These assessments are often necessary, still, there are tactics that associations can use in order to mitigate some of the effects and avoid litigation from owners in some circumstances, as we discuss… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_1303124554

Homeowners’ Associations & Surveillance Cameras

By HD Law Partners |

As attorneys who regularly advise and represent homeowners’ associations here in Florida, we frequently receive questions about the balance between what homeowners can do with and without the approval of the homeowners’ association; for example, whether they can install surveillance cameras outside of their homes and/or in common areas. While security is of course… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Condo

Florida Residents & Homeowners’ Association Disputes Over Painting

By HD Law Partners |

Florida citizens upset over their homeowners’ association charging them for painting that had to be done on residences have garnered news headlines of late. This is a common type of dispute that arises between residents and their homeowners’ association; a maintenance service that has been written into residents’ contracts increasing their association dues; and… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Landlord2

If You Are a Landlord Seeking To Sell Your Tenant-Occupied Property

By HD Law Partners |

Some of the many landlord-tenant legal issues that we deal with have to do with landlords who are ready to sell their property that is currently being rented by tenants. Below, we discuss some of the options that you as a landlord have to do so; based on what type of lease agreement you… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_1156603528

Homeowners’ Associations & Exterior Changes

By HD Law Partners |

On July 6, the Washington Post featured an important article on homeowners’ association rules governing exterior changes, and why it is important that they be followed. Many owners ignore processes put in place by an association’s architectural control committee, even though the association’s declaration of covenants requires advance approval before additional or changes can… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Condo4

When Homeowners’ And Condo Associations Have To Litigate Over Construction Defects

By HD Law Partners |

Unfortunately, homeowners’ and condo association lawsuits against Florida construction companies and developers for construction defects and other abuses (breach of implied warranties, negligence counts, violation of minimum building codes, etc.) are far too common. In June, when the “Loft 2” condominium in downtown Miami was constructed with some serious flaws—such as defects in the… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_1111214159

Can Homeowners Associations Take Speeding Into Their Own Hands, Legally Speaking?

By HD Law Partners |

It seems like every day, there are disputes between homeowners associations and its members, even though these disputes are supposed to be avoided by specific, detailed covenants and restrictions agreements residents agree to when they buy into these associations. There are always going to be circumstances under which homeowners associations and property managers must… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_1100907575

Jury Fines Homeowners Association $20 Million: Our Attorneys Discuss Lessons Learned

By HD Law Partners |

A lawsuit that concluded this spring highlights an important potential liability for homeowners associations around the country: playgrounds. One homeowners’ association in particular was hit with a $20 million jury award after a teenager was injured on the property’s playground. Reportedly, the 42-pound crossbar of the swing set fell on the boy sitting on… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Visa Mastercard Discover American Express

© 2018 - 2019 HD Law Partners. All rights reserved.
This law firm website and legal marketinga> are managed by MileMark Media.