Owning a Home

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Abandoned Residential Construction Projects Card

How will Florida law help me if I pay a deposit and the work never starts?...


Mortgage Fraud and Foreclosure Scams

Brochure highlighting how consumers can protect themselves from mortgage fraud and foreclosure scams....


Assignment of Benefits

It’s important to carefully review your entire home improvement contact when you hire someone to take care of emergency home repairs because......


Consumer Tips: Foreclosure Scams

Don’t Get Scammed! The possibility of losing your home to foreclosure can be terrifying! Con artists can and will prey upon your......


Consumer Tips: Insurance

The purchase or sale of a home may well be the single most important financial transaction you are involved in during your......


Consumer Tips: Finding a Home

Home Inspections Defects often go unnoticed by the average person. Before hiring a qualified individual to inspect the home, experts recommend that......


Homeowners’ Peace of Mind

Human Services Spotlight Issue #10 Unlicensed contractor gets jail time. Seven homeowners get their money back. Seven Pinellas County consumers who needed......


Construction Contractors

Human Services Spotlight Series #8 Protecting Pinellas Residents from Unlicensed Contractors In April 2017, a Pinellas County homeowner entered into a written......