When are contracts rescinded?

The usual remedies that a Florida court grants when someone breaches a contract are monetary damages or specific performance. In some circumstances, the court will allow for a party to rescind the contract. Rescission voids the whole contract Rescission essentially...

Regulating the short-term rental

Short-term rentals for houses, condos or apartments are becoming popular alternatives to hotels and motels. Regulations for short-term rentals have increased due to concerns about the quality of housing, the credibility of the owners and the safety of the tenants....

When you need a real estate lawyer

Attorneys may help make Florida real estate deals go much more smoothly and give both buyers and sellers valuable protection in the contract. You might want to avoid the extra expense of legal counsel in a real estate transaction, but you could be less protected than...