For either residential or commercial real estate, the buying and selling of property is a business transaction and, as such, should be managed carefully. Proper handling of real estate purchases and sales in Florida can help to guard against future conflicts such as breach of contract. It can also help to offer avenues for resolution in the event that contract disputes arise.
When Florida residents, building managers or owners experience problems with a building, they automatically assume that the builder or developer is to blame. This belief can lead to unnecessary business litigation between clients and construction professionals. Therefore, it is important for those in the construction industry to understand some of the common construction defects that can occur or that can be alleged.