Florida Realtors mobilized for 2017 legislative session (2/15/2017)
The Florida Legislature will focus on several critical issues this year, including Fla.’s business rent tax, estoppel fees, AOB ins. rules and property tax caps.
Florida Realtors installs 2017 officers (1/27/2017)
Pres. Maria Wells now leads the 165,000-member association, along with Pres.-Elect Christine Hansen, VP Eric Sain, Treas. Barry M. Grooms and Sec. Cheryl Lambert.
Gov. kicks off tax cut plan at Florida Realtors event (1/26/2017)
A $454M business rent tax cut is a major part of Rick Scott’s proposed 2017 state budget, he told Realtors attending Florida Realtors Mid-Winter Business Meetings.
Apply now for college scholarships (1/12/2017)
Florida Realtors’ 2017 Student Scholarship Program is now accepting applications – but hurry. The deadline to apply for $1,000-plus college money is March 6.
One year later: New closing rules remain a challenge (11/2/2016)
New mortgage disclosure rules went into effect 13 months ago, but a few stumbling blocks still need work. NAR and MBA discuss where the industry stands now.
4 proposed constitutional amendments on ballot (10/21/2016)
Voters will consider Florida constitution changes on Nov. 8, with two of those proposals focused on property tax exemption rules for seniors and first responders.
2016 YPN Leadership Summit kicks off next week (10/18/2016)
The 2016 summit for “young professional Realtors and those young at heart” features speaker Chris Smith, a RE BarCamp and networking Oct. 25-26 in Hollywood, Fla.
Florida Realtors Disaster Relief Fund takes action (10/3/2016)
Horseshoe, Fla., broker Tammy Bryan received $5K from the Disaster Relief Fund after Hurricane Hermine storm surge ruined her office. If you need help, ask – and with a storm threatening, consider a DRF donation to help fellow Realtors.
Florida Realtor® magazine wins top awards (9/30/2016)
The association’s monthly trade publication earned 10 awards for design and writing excellence in the 2016 Florida Magazine Association’s competition.
With Florida Realtors E-Celebration, a 2nd chance for 2016 convention (9/2/2016)
For two weeks, Sept. 12-26, 2016, members will be able to go online and take in nine education sessions through Florida Realtors e-Celebration, the first virtual convention. And the cost is only $59 for members
Florida Realtors honors 2015 award winners (8/20/2015)
The association honored its own today: Sherri Meadows, 2014 president, is 2015 Realtor of the Year, and Judy Ramella is Associate Realtor of the Year.
Florida Realtors earns national recognition (7/10/2015)
Ragan Communications honored the associations’ 2014 multimedia campaign on homelessness by naming it a 2015 Nonprofit PR (public relations) Awards finalist.
Florida Realtors honors Patricia “Patti” Fitzgerald as 2013 Realtor of the Year (8/15/2013)
Patricia “Patti” Fitzgerald, 2011 president, was named 2013 Realtor of the Year today at Florida Realtors’ 97th annual Convention & Trade Expo.
Florida Realtors top 10 stories in 2011 (12/22/2011)
New and revised forms to be available (12/20/2010)
Florida Realtors: New, revised forms to be available through Form Simplicity, other forms vendors on Dec. 21.