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FLORIDA REALTORS: Conforming Loan Limits to Top $500K in 2020

By Press release submission | Dec 2, 2019

Single-family loans bought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can be as high as $510,400 ($484,350 currently) starting in January – up to $765,600 in high-cost areas.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Active 2019 Hurricane Season Ended Saturday

By Press release submission | Dec 2, 2019

The relatively active season came to a close, and while the 18 storms made it the fourth most-lively season in 150 years, only one storm – Dorian – threatened a Florida disaster after stalling over the Bahamas, where it caused massive damage.

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These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2019

Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland, ASM Beauty World Academy and American Beauty Schools have the best 'on time' graduation rates in the state, according to an analysis of federal data.

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Obituary for Shirley L. Wagner

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Shirley L. Wagner, age 82, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Thursday, November 28, 2019.

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Obituary for Carlos Manuel Marin Melendez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Carlos Manuel Marin Melendez, age 48, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019.

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Obituary: Maria DeLos Angeles Copeland

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Maria DeLos Angeles Copeland, age 82, passed away on November 25, 2019 in Longwood, Florida.

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27 U.S. House members from Florida make $174,000 annually

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 6, 2019

Each of the 27 U.S. House of Representatives members representing Florida draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.

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Florida 2-year college students pay $3,250 in tuition and fees

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 7, 2019

Florida two-year colleges charged students $3,250 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the 10th lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.

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Which U.S. schools receive the most state student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 9, 2019

Florida State University, University of South Florida-Main Campus and Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale reported receiving the most state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Photos Are Intellectual Property But ‘Stolen’ All the Time

By Press release submission | Dec 9, 2019

Many Realtors consider photographs “part of the listing data” that they can re-use – but they’re not.

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Obituary: Pranee "Bonnie" Kravitz

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Pranee "Bonnie" Kravitz, age 73, passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 in Orlando, Florida.

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Obituary: Julita Lopez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Julita Lopez, 84, passed away on December 2, 2019 in Hamden, Connecticut.

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Obituary for Luz Maria Rosario

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Luz Maria Rosario, age 94, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at her residence.

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Delaware received nearly $85,000 in public broadcasting funds last year

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Dec 13, 2019

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $84,951 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Delaware, the lowest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.

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