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Construction Defects Time Limitations Across States

By Burg Simpson

Often community managers will know of at least one particular community that has recurring problems. It is always important not to delay investigation because of applicable legal time limitations. Depending on the age of the buildings and a specific set of events, suit can or cannot be brought by the association. Typically, associations in Colorado… Read more »

Personal Brands – Fuel for Achieving Your Goals

By Burg Simpson

Professional personal brands in real estate set realtors & housing community members apart.

What is your favorite brand of clothing? Sports equipment? Eyeglasses? Coffee? Why do you love that brand? Why are you loyal to it, even if it is difficult to find, more expensive or not the highest quality? These same questions apply to people. Who are you loyal to? Who do you prefer to do business… Read more »

Florida 2019 Legislation Involving Associations

By Burg Simpson

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According to the Tampa Bay Times, only about 10% of the 1,861 bills filed during the 2019 legislative session passed. This was slightly fewer than last year and the lowest number of bills passed in Florida in twenty years. For homeowners’ and community associations, the session was a busy one, with at least eight separate… Read more »

Florida House Bill 911 and Senate Bill 1246

By Burg Simpson

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Currently pending in the Florida Legislature are two bills that should be of particular interest to Florida property owners, especially condominium associations, homeowner associations and single family home owners.  If passed and signed into law, House Bill 911 and Senate Bill 1246 would overhaul Florida’s construction defect notice and opportunity to repair statute, Chapter 558…. Read more »

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