Legal Updates & Resources

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    In this Presentation: • Understand RPAC • Made Real Estate Services Essential • Protected Our Industry • Close Open and Expired Permits

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    Instructor: Evian White De Leon December 1st from 2:00pm to 3:00pm Join us to learn on how not to get sued for Section 8. What you will learn in this class:  • Learn about the source of income laws in South Florida • Know how to spot Section 8 issues and how to avoid liability • Bring your questions – MIAMI’s Chief Legal Counsel will take Q & A at the end

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    ​Know how to handle rental requests involving Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers.

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    Instructor: Danielle Blake ZOOM: Miami-Dade Tenant’s Bill of Rights May 24th from 2:30pm to 4:00pm Join us for an update on Miami-Dade Tenant’s Bill of Rights. We will be going over questions regarding Miami-Dade County Tenant’s Bill of Rights. What you Need to Know to Stay Compliant • Office of Housing Advocate • Tenant’s Bill of Rights Forms • Landlord/Tenant Helpline • Deduct & Repair • Ban the Box on Eviction History Moderators: Danielle Blake – Chief of Public Policy Evian White DeLeon – Chief Legal Counsel

  • Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/06/2022

    Instructor: Danielle Blake Webinar: Broward – Proposed Tenants’ Bill of Rights June 6th from 3:00pm to 4:30pm Broward County Commission Public Hearing Proposed Tenants’ Bill of Rights & Condo/HOA Database Public Hearing: June 14th at 10:00am Room 422 Location for Public Hearing will be at the Broward County Governmental Center Location: 115 S. Andrew Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 Learn More About the Proposals • New Landlord – Tenant Relations Division • Tenant’s Bill of Rights • Notice of Late Fees • Community Association Registry

  • Contains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/29/2022

    Join your MIAMI REALTORS® Legal and Government Affairs teams for important legal updates on landlord/tenant laws in Miami-Dade County, in addition to a roundtable on resources available to both landlords and tenants.