When does a tenant need to vacate the property after a home mortgage is foreclosed?


For several years during the foreclosure crisis, a federal law gave tenants under a bona fide lease of a federally-related mortgage loan the right to stay in the property for at least 90 days following the mortgage foreclosure.   That law expired on December 31, 2014.

In 2015, Florida Legislature enacted Section 83.561 which became effective June 2, 2015. Under that law, a purchaser ...

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