Last night at the Greater Pensacola Chamber‘s 58th Annual PACE Awards our very own Brigadier General Michael L. Ferguson received the Pioneer Award. Thank you, General Ferguson for your service to this nation, state, and community!
Stephen R. Moorhead first received his board certification in real estate law in 1992 and was recently re-certified for an additional 5 years. Florida offers 26 specialty areas for board certification, more than any other state. Of the lawyers eligible to practice law in Florida, 7 percent – approximately 4,800 […]
Adverse Possession is a Real Legal Concept While many people wonder whether reports about people gaining ownership rights to land under “squatter’s rights” are true, adverse possession is an actual legal doctrine under which a person can acquire valid title to real property owned by someone else. Some of the […]
If you are a commercial landlord, it is likely that you have had to evict a tenant from your properties before; however, you may not recognize that even though an actual eviction has not occurred, there are times when your actions (or inactions) as a commercial landlord can constitute a […]
Florida commercial real estate owners are understandably protective of their property and their investment. When cash flow problems and other concerns arise due to a tenant’s failure to meet its rent or other payment obligations, these threats can lead owners to take action. But if owners aren’t careful and fail […]
Few condominium association board members relish their role as bill collector, but ensuring that assessments are timely paid is one of the most important responsibilities of a condo board. If unit owners are not pulling their weight and meeting their obligations to contribute to the financial common good, it can […]
Investing in commercial real estate is no small undertaking. Few purchasers sign agreements to buy commercial property on a whim or without conducting significant due diligence to determine whether the purchase makes sense and whether it will lead to lucrative returns. Part of that due diligence involves asking questions – […]
“The road to hell is paved with good intentions,” the saying goes. So, too, is the highway that leads to many failed real estate transactions. Buyers and sellers may agree in principle to the broad outlines – or even many details – of a transaction, and often reflect that agreement […]
Today is love your lawyer day! We are thankful to have such an awesome work family at McDonald Fleming Moorhead.