Adverse Possession Loophole Creating Headaches For HomeownersCarlos 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.
Property Appraiser: Clock Is Ticking On People Taking Advantage Of LoopholeTime is run out for people living in vacant homes under the adverse possession loophole.
Pembroke Pines Taking Aim At SquattersCommissioners in Pembroke Pines took the first step Wednesday towards cracking down on squatters. Commissioners approved the first reading of an ordinance that would make property owners responsible for getting water or sewer accounts for their rental houses.
Neighbors Fear Alleged Midtown Miami Squatters A group of Miami neighbors have been filing complaint after complaint with Miami Police in hopes of ridding their neighborhood from alleged squatters.
Suspected Squatters Told To Leave Coral Gables HomeA Coral Gables home believed to be occupied by squatters should be vacant once again.
Bank Moves In On Boca Raton Mansion Occupied By SquattersEverything is coming out of that waterside Boca Raton mansion where now infamous squatter Andre "Loki Boy" Barbosa and his friends are accused of setting up house.
City Investigates Possible Squatters In Coral Gables Living in luxurious Coral Gables is not cheap.
More Squatters Moving Into Mega MansionsA 23-year-old man who recently moved into a $2.5 million mansion using an obscure real estate law is in good company: a $4.6 million oceanfront mansion is among other foreclosed properties to risk being taken over by squatters.
Unwanted Tenants Move Out Following Court OrderRelief doesn’t come close to describing the joy Michele Pinder tried to express Monday as the unwanted tenants who had moved into her childhood home finally moved out.
Focus on South Florida
Suspected Squatters Sprout Throughout Vacant S. Fla. HomesUnmasking suspected squatters isn’t simple because they are turning up in homes that are up for sale.
Homeowners Inspect House After Unwanted Tenants Move InFor two months, Michelle Pinder has been desperate to get rid of the strangers living in her childhood home.
Frustrated Homeowner To Unwanted Tenants: Get Out! Michelle Pinder’s life has been shattered ever since strangers moved in and took possession of a vacant property she owned, her childhood home, which she had up for sale.
Police Fear RNC Protesters Will Camp Out On ForeclosuresTampa-area police are asking residents to keep a watchful eye for people "camping out" on foreclosed or vacant properties.
Neighborhood Stabilization Program Getting South Floridians Into HomesIf you're in the market for a home and meet certain income criteria, the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) might be for you.