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Reviewing Lessons from Hurricane Irma

Dear Clients and Friends, With the remnants of Hurricane Florence causing destruction on the Eastern seaboard, we commemorate the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Irma. Hurricane Irma caused damage that is still being addressed. What lessons did your community learn? Were you prepared before the storm with adequate hurricane protection on your property and emergency procedures […]

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Representative developer clients & projects of Becker & Poliakoff’s Real Estate Group

Bahri Developments Corp. Villas of Maydana Condominium (Miami-Dade County) Barrington Group Carolina Landings Savannah Preserve Residences at Longbar BAP Development Cypress Club The Opera House The Onyx The Onyx 2 Premiere Towers Bob Butler Seaside Key West Residences Brickellinvest Bayshore Palms, a Condominium Centerline Homes CMC Group Bristol Tower Limited Partnership Bristol Tower, a Condominium […]

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Significant Cases: Construction

The Firm has been a leader in Construction law in Florida as evidenced by serving as counsel of record in many of the leading appellate cases involving construction law including, but not limited to, the following: Moransais v. Heathman, 749 So.2d 973 (Fla. Supreme Court): This Florida Supreme Court overturned it’s previously held view of […]

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What Developers and Contractors Need to Know About Destructive Testing

Chapter 558 Fla. Stats. is Florida’s pre-suit notice and right to cure procedure, which applies before property owners may assert a claim against a developer, contractor, subcontractor or design professional for construction and design defects. It expressly provides for “destructive testing” of the defective areas of the property via written request and mutual agreement. Destructive testing may […]

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