Invasive Tree near house roof

New 2019 Florida Law on Residential Property Tree Removal

In June 2019, Governor DeSantis signed Florida House Bill 1159 into law expanding residential private property owner’s rights for the removal of trees on their land. This law was meant to stop local governments from enforcing permits, stop work orders, fines and remediation on owner’s who need to remove trees…

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Florida Updates Condo Laws in July 2017

The Florida House and Senate both recently approved significant changes to the Florida Statutes that regulation condominiums associations.  The bill, which still must be signed by Governor Rick Scott, would take effect on July 1, 2017 and would now impose criminal penalties for certain actions, prohibits specific activity of directors, and includes…