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Risk Management - Permit Confirmation

Friday, June 22, 2012  
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»Agents should educate themselves on how to find out if home improvements were properly permitted.

The revised 2010 FR/BAR Sales Contracts now includes permit contingencies. In order to confirm whether a home improvement was permitted, agents can utilize the Florida Permits and Inspections Directory website or visit a county permitting office.

Risk Management Tips of the Week are provided by the ORRA Risk Management Subcommittee as a service to ORRA members. The tips are not a substitute for individual legal consultation. Tips should not be relied upon in specific situations without consulting a real estate attorney.

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