Water Rights and Issues for Waterfront Property Owners

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Author: Rich Barnhart

Zoom Webinar Open to all South Florida REALTORS

Join us for an open panel discussion with industry experts on South Florida’s waterfront property and learn about water rights and various issues facing waterfront property owners. This webinar is a new addition to By The Sea Realty’s Waterfront Property Specialist program for REALTORS.

Thursday, May 19th at 12:00 Noon

South Florida Waterfront Property Rights and Issues

Topics Covered by our Panel of Experts:

  • Riparian water rights
  • Condos with Marinas – deeded vs “assigned” dockage
  • What title insurance covers and what is excepted
  • Water terminology, i.e. What is the mean high water line?
  • Flood insurance and flood zones
  • Coastal Construction Control Line (CCCL) – affect on condos vs. single family
  • Types of structures that can be built in our waterways
  • Permitting and governing agencies, including the Army Corps of Engineers
  • Environmental issues including runoff, sea grass and manatees

Meet our panel:

  • Barry Scholnik
    Associate Senior Underwriter – Stewart Title
  • Lee Burke
    President – Burke, Bogart and Brownell Insurance
  • Rich Barnhart
    Owner & Managing Broker – By The Sea Realty

Thank you to our sponsor:

New River Title - Fort Lauderdale

Thursday, May 19th at 12:00 Noon

For more information contact Rich Barnhart at 954-980-7795

Blog Author:

Rich Barnhart

Rich is the broker and owner of By The Sea Realty and a frequent contributor to the company's real estate blog.

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