Realtor® News

On November 10th, Florida ARECS partnered with the Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors’ Global Alliance to host our first ever International Real Estate Legal Update.  The Global Alliance is a division of Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors focused on empowering local agents to achieve success in the global real estate arena.  The program featured presentations by three outstanding Fund Members.  Mauricio D. Rivero, Partner, Akerman LLP in Miami kicked things off with Estate, Gift and Income Tax Considerations for Inbound Real Estate Investments by Foreign Investors.  He was followed by Craig Galle of The Galle Law Group, P.A. in Wellington who discussed topics including Strategies for Maintaining Privacy for Foreign InvestorsFrederic Barthe, who practices in Pompano Beach and focuses on clients from French speaking countries, covered a wide spectrum of practical issues to be taken into consideration.