Renting In Florida
This newsletter from the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services highlights what you should know before you rent, during tenancy, and when you move out.
Florida's Landlord/Tenant Law: Summary of Chapter 83, Part II - Florida Statutes
While both the landlord and the tenant are aware that they have certain rights when an oral or written rental agreement has been established, in many cases neither party is aware of what those rights are. When questions involving rights and duties arise Chapter 83, Part II of the Florida Statutes outlines procedures directing both the landlord and tenant toward civil action.
Renters Insurance policies are designed to indemnify (cover your loss) you in the event of a covered loss to your personal property and protect you in the event you are responsible for bodily injury or property damage to others. It is available for apartments, rented house, condo, co-ops, dormitories, and roommate arrangements.
The following tips from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services help consumers avoid unnecessary or excessive expense when employing someone to move household goods within the state of Florida.
Housing & Urban Development in Florida
HUD’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD is working to strengthen the housing market to bolster the economy and protect consumers; meet the need for quality affordable rental homes: utilize housing as a platform for improving quality of life; build inclusive and sustainable communities free from discrimination; and transform the way HUD does business.