The Fund Concept

Essential monthly newsletter for real estate attorneys in Florida

Published by The Fund's Legal Services department, The Fund Concept is our monthly newsletter that has proven to be essential reading for our attorney members. If you are looking for the latest developments in real estate law and the title industry, this is where you will find them. Since 1969, this publication has been an important resource for education and information.

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Who is Responsible for Construction Liens for Tenant Improvements?

By John E. Brown, Fund Sr. Underwriting Counsel

Under Florida law, licensed contractors and other professionals who supply labor, services, or materials to improve real property are entitled to a lien against the property they improve. Generally, an owner understands that if they engage a contractor to improve their property, it could be subject to a lien if they fail to pay. This concept is not as straightforward when the owner leases the land to another who intends to construct improvements upon it. Is there...


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Post Date: 10/01/2021