Florida Condo Tips

Sharing Florida Condo Life Experiences

Florida condo life with warm winters, ocean views, family on the beach, golf, tennis, fishing, morning walks to collect sea shells, and sunsets with drinks seems a part of "Living the Dream" for many.

Yet many Florida condo buyers complain that they did not understand the rules, regulations and costs connected to Florida condo purchase contracts. Florida Condo Tips shares stories about Florida condo buyers so that you can learn from their condo experiences.

Florida Condo Guide Stories Blog

The Florida condo story blog features condo stories from current and former members of Florida condo association boards of directors. Many of the condo stories feature interesting situations and often include references to relevant Florida Statutes 718 or governing documents.

Read Florida condo stories on the Florida condo stories blog page.

Recent Condo Guide stories include:

  • Condo unit owner rights and responsibilities
  • Condo parking spaces
  • Businesses on condo association property or in condo units

To submit your interesting or humorous Florida condo experiences, use our contact page.

Florida Condo Basics

Potential Florida condo buyers may want to understand the basics of Florida condo living. See our list of basic condo information for more.

  • Assessments
  • Associations
  • Board of Directors
  • Board meetings
  • Common Area and Limited Common Area
  • Florida Statutes
  • Governing Documents
  • Members
  • ..... and More.

Know Before You Buy a Florida Condo

Condo buyers sometimes are not aware of important aspects of condo life. See our Florida condo buying tips for more.

  • Reserve Study
  • Insurance Appraisal
  • Assessment trend
  • Audit trend
  • Date of turnover
  • Lawsuits
  • Sunset exposure
  • Property access control
  • ..... and More.

Things to Know When you Own a Florida Condo

Condo owners sometimes wonder about how to handle certain questions about their Florida condo. See our Florida condo owner tips for ideas.

  • Cameras
  • Commercial Vehicles
  • Compliance Committee
  • Contractor Work
  • Kayak Storage
  • Bike Storage
  • RV Parking
  • Pet Waste
  • Sale Approval
  • ..... and More.

About Florida Condo Tips

Sharing Florida Condo Experiences

This website is intended to share some of the experiences of Florida condo owners who have served as members of the board of directors for condo associations. These stories may help condo owners and prospective condo buyers.

Condo Stories is a blog that presents short vignettes that highlight aspects of living in a Florida condo.

Condo Basics shows common condo terms and aspects that may be useful to buyers, owners, and others who are new to Florida condos.

Buying Tips presents a list of topics that may offer prospective condo buyers, especially first time condo buyers in Florida, ideas about how to approach the process of looking for Florida condos.

Owner Tips lists some of the aspects of Florida condo life that condo owners may find interesting or entertaining.