Those who may want to live the ‘luxury condo’ lifestyle in Ft. Lauderdale will quickly learn that it may not be as easy to actually own one.
Carlos Mejeas can’t forget the shock of finding a woman named Michele Bell and a half dozen other strangers living in his six bedroom Miami house, which was on the market for rent.
Two foreclosure clinics, both free, are being offered to help homeowners facing foreclosure problems or seeking assistance modifying their mortgages.
On Wednesday, South Florida homeowners waited hours in line for a face-to-face meeting with bank experts who pledged to help them keep their home sweet home.
A man is caught on camera stealing packages from outside a South Miami home, police said.
Joe Machado saw his homeowners’ insurance bill climb from about $800 in 1992 to $4,600 in 2012. He worries it’s going to get worse.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office concluded an undercover sting operation in northern Broward County Thursday which cracked down on unlicensed contractors. In particular, the operation targeted many repeat offenders identified by Broward County’s Consumer Protection Division.
Florida homeowners are expected to be paid about $8 billion in compensation for foreclosure abuses by lenders.
South Florida’s role in the housing crisis has been well documented, but there finally may be some good news rolling in for homeowners.
It’s great news for the lucky few who own a downtown Miami condo, and bad news for those looking to buy.