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FLORIDA REALTORS: Reminder: FREC changed license renewal requirements
Press release submission | Jul 21, 2018

You still need 14-hours of the Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) approved continuing education to renew a Fla.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: How do I know the seller actually received my offer?
Press release submission | Jul 20, 2018

Dear Anne: I called a listing agent the other day to find out if he presented my buyer's offer and he said, "Yeah, I presented it."

From Lake Buena Vista News
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What else does homeowner's insurance cover? Know the ins and outs of outbuildings

By Carol Ostrow | Jul 18, 2018

Are your sheds shielded? Is your carport covered? Is your pool house protected? As new homeowners familiarize themselves with property insurance policy details, such questions will arise regarding structures adjacent to and around their main dwelling.

From Apopka Times
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Follow these tips if you're selecting an online insurer

By Carol Ostrow | Jul 18, 2018

Most consumers already know their way around online shopping carts and checkout options — but as the insurance industry shifts toward a virtual arena, one’s choices may not be that evident at the outset.

From College Park Today
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College Park tries to support local businesses, but increasing costs loom

By Carrie Bradon | Jul 16, 2018

With taxes and tariffs that have recently been introduced to American companies manufacturing or importing their products from overseas, local businesses fear the consequences.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Fla. one step closer to reservoir for toxic discharges

By Press release submission | Jul 16, 2018

A plan to build a reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee to reduce toxic discharges was approved Wednesday afternoon by the Army Corps of Engineers and hand-delivered to Congress.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Scott issues order to protect beach access

By Press release submission | Jul 15, 2018

Gov. Rick Scott issued an executive order Thursday to block state agencies from taking action on a bill he signed into law earlier this year – one that critics said from the outset could limit the public's access to beaches.

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ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: Keeping you connected in your travels

By Press release submission | Jul 4, 2018

MCO is now ranked #9 in Wi-Fi speeds among North American airports, up 11 spots from last year.

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SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL - ORLANDO SOUTH: Melvin Johnson is a single father who enjoys an active lifestyle

By Press release submission | Jul 4, 2018

Unable to lift his arm or his leg, Melvin was diagnosed with respiratory failure, bilateral pneumonia, Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia and other conditions. Melvin was critically ill.

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SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL - ORLANDO SOUTH: Comprehensive Medical Rehabilitation

By Press release submission | Jul 4, 2018

Our critical illness recovery hospital Select Specialty Hospital (Miami, FL) offers hope for medically complex patients

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UCF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE: Last day of trauma

By Press release submission | Jul 4, 2018

Our Instagram photo of this past week comes from third-year med student Sonya Freeman, who just finished her general surgery clerkship rotation.

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FLORIDA COLLEGE OF INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE : Oriental & Alternative Medicine

By Press release submission | Jul 4, 2018

Join us on Saturday, July 7th to learn about Oriental & Alternative Medicine!

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CARL'S VAN RENTALS : Customer Testimonials

By Press release submission | Jul 4, 2018

Take a look at our customer testimonials to see how we were able to provide a quality rental experience

From Ocoee Today
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Kin Insurance expert explains finer points of property coverage

By Carol Ostrow | Jul 2, 2018

First-time homeowners encounter many a learning curve as they acquaint themselves with the finer points of home maintenance and protection — including making informed choices when selecting the property insurance coverage that’s right for their home.

From Apopka Times
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Insurance companies can take multiple approaches to mold coverage

By Carol Ostrow | Jul 2, 2018

Among potential storm or water damage consequences, mold ranks among the least desirable outcomes to grapple with; but when it does occur, there’s no denying that it must be dealt with expediently and professionally.

From Goldenrod News
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Purchasing property insurance online offers some advantages

By Carol Ostrow | Jun 27, 2018

Online insurers nowadays mount strong advertising campaigns; use mobile applications for reminders and alerts, and offer 24/7 availability.

From Apopka Times
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Idea of a 100-year floodplain may be misleading, Kin Insurance expert says

By Robert Hadley | Jun 26, 2018

It’s easy to see the devastation wrought by the hurricanes and floods that have hit portions of the U.S. in recent years, but unless you’ve lived through it, the dollar amount of damage remains a mystery.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Add the Florida Realtors

By Press release submission | Jun 23, 2018

Add the Florida Realtors Tech Helpline to your contacts!

From College Park Today
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Purchasing insurance online saves time and money

By Carol Ostrow | Jun 20, 2018

While working with an insurance agent in person has its advantages, purchasing the same policy online may save consumers time and money.

From Wadeview Park News
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Know the difference between flood and hurricane insurance

By Carol Ostrow | Jun 20, 2018

Hapless homeowners face frustration when forces of nature level their lot or create secondary disasters from flooding or falling limbs — with many learning too late that standard homeowner’s insurance policy coverage usually excludes flood damage.

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