Runstad Center report: Addressing condo construction defect liability may help promote affordable housing in Seattle (WA)
A new study from the University of Washington’s Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies suggests that Seattle and Washington state could invite development of more affordable housing by easing the legal risk — or the appearance of risk — in condominium development, construction, liability and insurance. The research was funded by the Washington State Department of Licensing, the state agency that licenses the state’s 30,000 commercial and residential brokers and real estate agents. Read the article…………
In late December the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) released a statement expressing concern about state statutes that allow community
The Florida Legislature will consider a new bill in March or April that amends Section 718.117 of the Condominium Act.