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On September 17th the Bay Area Real Estate Council welcomed Fund General Counsel Melissa Jay Murphy who presented an update on Remote Online Notary.

September was a big month for the Bay Area Real Estate Council!  On September 23rd they also partnered with the West Pasco Board of Realtors® and The Fund for a presentation of Understanding & Using the Residential Contract for Sale & Purchase.  This 3-hour FREC accredited program was presented by John “Jay” St. Lawrence, Fund Legal Education Attorney.

On October 14th the Jacksonville Area Real Estate Council hosted Selling the Salt Life, a thought-provoking program discussing the nuances of handling title and survey issues related to waterfront properties, like the due diligence required to remove the General Sovereignty Lands exception.  Speakers included Jalinda “Jay” Davis, Fund Senior Underwriting Counsel and Harlo G. Everett, Jr. of ECK Land Surveyors, a local surveyor experienced in complex property surveys involving navigational waterways, tidewaters and riparian issues.

The Volusia Real Estate Council got into action on October 22nd when they welcomed Manuel Farach, Esq., of McGlinchey Stafford (Fort Lauderdale) to present his very popular Annual Case Law Update via ZOOM.