Category: Department of Business and Professional Regulation

Florida Building Code Changes Could Impact Property Insurance Rates, University of Florida Reports

Mar 7, 2018 | By

Recent proposed technical changes to the Florida Building Code could have a potential impact on residential and commercial property insurance rates in the State of Florida, the University of Florida’s Center for Advanced Construction Information Modeling advised in its draft February 2018 report entitled “Economic Impact Analysis and Evaluation of Property Insurance Rate Impact Resulting from Potential Changes to the Florida Building Code form the ICC Base Code Provisions.”

Florida to Schedule Hearing on Mold Assessors and Remediators Standards and Practices Proposed Rules If Requested; Licensing and Disciplinary Proposed Rule Changes Published

Oct 28, 2013 | By

  The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (“DBPR”) issued October 14, 2013 Notices on proposed Rules pertaining to mold-related services licensees under Chapter 468, Part XVI, Florida Statutes. The law, which became effective in 2011, prohibits individuals and …