May 14th – Extension of Eviction Relief

On May 14, 2020, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-121 – “Limited Extension of Mortgage Foreclosure and Eviction Relief”. This Order extends the current moratorium on mortgage foreclosures and evictions for non-payment of rent until...

Coronavirus COVID-19: Rent Collection Strategies

The Rule: Executive Order Number 20-94 issued by Governor DeSantis tolls and suspends any statute providing for:  (1) mortgage foreclosure cause of action under Florida law for 45 days from the date of the Executive Order, including any extensions; (2) an eviction...

Eviction Proceedings Don’t Stop

The Rule: On March 24, 2020, the Supreme Court of Florida issued Order Number AOSC20-17, specifically addressing Writs of Possession in Eviction proceedings. This Order will delay many Evictions on a statewide basis in Florida. The Order states that “Given the...