For the last several months, Florida residents have been voicing concerns about unfair property seizures sought by the Sabal Trail pipeline. Unfair property seizures are not the only public frustration brought to the forefront by the proposed project, however. Noted environmentalists have a growing list of worries regarding environmental impacts that the pipeline could produce.
Before two or more people purchase property in Florida together, they must make some important decisions. How to hold the property's title, whether to create a limited liability company, whether to put the property in a trust and how to handle liability issues are just some of the issues that are faced by shared real estate owners.
When planning to sell a home in Florida, it's important to work with the right real estate agent. Choosing the right Realtor often involves asking a few good questions.
Real estate investors in Florida and around the country may have reason to be concerned about the current state of the commercial property market. Both the Federal Reserve and Bloomberg have issued warnings recently about speculative price increases and market vulnerabilities, and Morgan Stanley has predicted that values will remain flat for the remainder of 2016. However, savvy investors who have heard such words of caution in the past may be skeptical based on the continued flow of money into American real estate from both domestic and foreign sources that has been spurred by persistently low interest rates.
Florida residents may already be aware of the various ways in which they can build their retirement savings other than through investing in the stock market or purchasing residential real estate for the sole purpose of renting it out. While renting property may reap a profit, there are other strategies whereby people can successfully invest in real estate.