Laws & Taxes

Laws & Taxes

Florida Realtors continue efforts to support ‘Yes on 1’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Dec. 20, 2007 – With the possibility of a tax break for businesses, some of Florida’s top real estate brokers and...

Grassroots Organization Mobilizing Army of Citizens to Abolish Property Taxes in Florida

Over 18,000 citizens have taken part in state-wide teleconferences to hear about group's plan to abolish property taxes. State Representative Julio Robaina (R-Miami) pledges...


TALLAHASSEE – Governor Charlie Crist today visited homeowners in Miami, Fort Myers, Tampa and a Fort Walton business owner to discuss the opportunity Florida...

Local real-estate sales down

Realtors blame uncertainty on taxes, insurance The Florida Association of Realtors (FAR) released September figures of existing home and condominium sales Wednesday, showing sales and...

Ruling favors condo builder

RIVIERA BEACH — Trying to back out of a pre-construction purchase on a condo?If you're rich, forget it. But if you have money troubles,...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Colombia tops all Foreign Searches for Miami Real Estate

Colombia continues to lead all foreign countries searching for South Florida real estate, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). The South American nation finished as the top international country using MIAMI’s search portal,, in May 2016. Colombia has now led the rankings for six consecutive months

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Caregiver Arrested for Defrauding Medicaid Out of More Than $85,000

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Martin County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of a home and community based caregiver for defrauding the Medicaid program out of more than $85,000. According to the MFCU investigation, Luther Jerome Robinson, 50, fraudulently submitted billing records and progress notes for services never provided to several Medicaid recipients.