Florida Governor Extends COVID-19 State of Emergency Another 60 Days

Section 252.363(1)(a), Florida Statutes, provides that certain qualifying permits and authorizations are eligible for an extension once certain States of Emergency are declared for the length of time the declaration is in effect plus an additional six (6) months. A written request for such an extension must be submitted to the authorizing governmental agency within [...]

By |2020-05-19T16:38:49+00:00April 2nd, 2020|Governments|0 Comments

House Passes Two Affordable Housing Bills

The House of Representatives passed two bills in early March that supporters hope will encourage affordable housing development. HR 4351, the Yes in My Backyard (YIMBY) Act and HR 5931, the Improving FHA Support for Small Dollar Mortgages Act, both passed the House on voice vote with bi-partisan support and have been forwarded to the [...]

By |2020-05-19T16:39:40+00:00April 2nd, 2020|Governments|0 Comments