Tag: Building Code

Code Enforcement Inspections in Florida: Know Your Rights

A stranger in your backyard would likely raise your suspicion. However, if that stranger was driving a county or city-owned vehicle and carrying a clipboard, you might dismiss that person as having the right to be there on official business. That is likely not the case, and if that person is a code enforcement officer, […]

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Home Remodeling In a Flood Zone After Hurricane Ian: The 50% Rule

By Cameron G. Woodward, Esq. Important update for residents in Lee County: See Good News for Hurricane Ian Home Repairs: 50% Rule Amendments Adopted in Lee County. Homeowners throughout Southwest Florida are slowly recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. In the process, FEMA’s 50% Rule on home remodeling is forefront to the issues for many. […]

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