State GovernmentFlorida Department of Community Affairs
Have questions on the Florida Building Code? The Florida Department of Community Affairs has an excellent and comprehensive site that can be accessed. Florida DBPR
Need to check licenses of professionals that you may be dealing with? This is a great site to have at your disposal for verifying State of Florida Licenses. Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. In addition, the Division of Land Sales, Condominium and Mobile Homes provides education, enforcement and other pertinent information. They also have a great section on links that they feel are important and related. FLDFS - Wk. Comp & Ins. Mediation
Need to check to see whether a company or a contractor has Workmen's Compensation Insurance? Use this site under Proof of Coverage Database.
In addition, if your association has incurred hurricane damage and you have been unable settle your claim with your insurance carrier, the Department of Financial Services now has a Mediation Program that will help an association to resolve their claims. Click on the Condo Mediation button on the right for more details about this program. Florida Department of State
The Florida Department of State can provide information on corporations and laws within the State of Florida. Great reference site to check who are officers and directors of any company that you may wish to do business with or check on the status of your association's corporate annual report. Florida Legislature
Need a copy of Chapters 718, 719, 720? Need to research elevator laws, licensing requirements or any other Florida Statutes? Go here for that information.
Association Management Association Times
The main function of this site is to provide interested parties with a monthly newsletter discussing relevant issues faced by associations, association board members, property managers, and residents. Community Associations Institute
The Community Association Institute is a National organization which provides education and support to property managers, association officers and director and other industry leaders. Everyone has access to their extensive library, but members receive a reduced price. It is an excellent site for everyone to visit. Community Associations Network
Here is a source of information for Board of Directors, Managers and anyone else who is involved with Associations in Florida. Excellent source material on a wide range of issues. Condo Management Magazine
The goal of this publication is to teach community association board members and managers the basic concepts of association management. They stress the importance of effective communication between the board of directors that have an awesome fiduciary responsibility to their owners the key. Cyber Citizens for Justice, Inc.
Cyber Citizens for Justice, Inc. was founded to unite Floridians in their quest to improve the daily lives of CITIZENS in our State. We are seeking to present CITIZENS' interest in Florida through ADVOCACY, EDUCATION and LEGISLATIVE REFORM. Florida Community Association Coalition
An excellent site developed by Attorney Mark Bogen is the Florida Community Association Coalition. This site helps associations with reducing insurance costs, contractor protection, new laws and other benefits. Robert's Rules of Order
Confused by the order and details of how a Board of Directors Meeting or Members Meeting should be run? Follow the revised edition of Robert's Rules of Order.