||Sunday, March 1, 1998
||Where can I find information about homeowners associations in Florida?
||he Florida Statutes contain laws pertaining to Homeowners
Associations. You can search the statutes online through
the Florida Legislature's Online Sunshine page at:
Choose Statutes and Constitution;
Choose Search 1997 Florida Statutes (Full Volume);
Type a search term in the window
Click Execute Query.
According to Chapter 617, Section 302 of the Statutes,
Homeowners Associations are not regulated by the state.
They must, however, register with the Department of State.
To speak with someone in state government about homeowners
associations, call the Department of State's Division of
Licensing at (850) 488-9000 or the Condominiums Enforcement
unit of the Department of Business and Professional
Licensing at 850 488-0720.
If you have further questions, please address them to the
Department of State Division of Corporations, Homeowners'
Associations Registration at (850) 487-6052.