Floridians Who Lost Homes To Receive $1,500 Checks As Part Of SettlementMore than 1,700 Floridians who lost their homes to foreclosure will receive small payments as part of a national settlement with five major banks.
Bills Signed To Speed Fla. Foreclosures, EvictionsFlorida Gov. Rick Scott, ignoring veto pleas from consumer advocates, on Friday signed two measures into law that could affect renters and homeowners across the state. One bill could up speed up the foreclosure process in Florida. The other makes it easier for landlords to evict tenants.