2020 TRIM Notices: What to Expect for Your Property Valuation


  • August 11, 2020
  • /   Brendan Lynch
  • /   Land Use,Real Estate,Articles
2020 trim notices
In August, property appraisers from all 67 Florida counties will mail Truth in Millage (TRIM) notices to property owners around the state,indicating the 2020 valuation for each property. If not already received, these notices will be waiting in your mailbox shortly.

Appellate Court Reconsiders Decision in Disney Property Tax Appeal


  • August 11, 2020
  • /   Brendan Lynch & Jennifer Dixon
  • /   Articles,Property Taxes,Real Estate,Hotels & Resorts
appellate court disney property tax
On Friday, the Fifth District Court of Appeal issued a revised opinion in a closely-followed case, Singh vs. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, a property tax appeal involving the 2015 assessment of Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club property.

SBA Issues New FAQs Regarding PPP Loan Forgiveness


  • August 10, 2020
  • /   Mark Heimendinger, Ferran Arimon & Nicole Cuccaro
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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The SBA issued 23 new FAQs as it begins accepting forgiveness applications on August 10.

President Trump Signs Executive Order Deferring Certain Payroll Tax Obligations Through December 2020


  • August 10, 2020
  • /   Amanda Wilson & Ferran Arimon
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Tax
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On Saturday, August 8, President Trump enacted four executive orders after Democrats and the White House were unable to reach an agreement on a new stimulus bill last week.

Lowndes Webinar Series - Navigating the COVID-19 Crisis: How Recent Court Decisions & COVID-19 Impact Your Commercial Property Taxes


  • August 7, 2020
  • /   Brendan Lynch & Jacqueline Bozzuto
  • /   Events & Presentations,Real Estate,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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Register now to join us on August 4 for a discussion on how your commercial property taxes could be affected by a recent appellate court ruling and the likelihood of tax relief in 2020.

Jennifer Dixon Comments on Revised Court Ruling Regarding Rushmore and Property Appraisals


  • August 7, 2020
  • /   
  • /   Media Coverage,Property Taxes,Hotels & Resorts
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Lowndes Shareholder Jennifer Dixon was quoted in an Orlando Sentinel article published on August 7, 2020, discussing a controversial ruling that could have helped Disney and other hotel owners lower their property tax bills.

Seminole County Planning & Zoning Commission Tables Hearing on Mobility Fee Ordinance


  • August 6, 2020
  • /   Tara Tedrow & McGregor Love
  • /   Articles,Land Use
seminole county mobility fee ordinance
On August 5, 2020, the Seminole County Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously voted to table the public hearing on the Mobility Fee Ordinance to its next regularly-scheduled meeting.

Lowndes Advises Applied DNA on EUA Amendment for Its COVID-19 Diagnostic Assay Kit Delivering Increased Accessibility and Turnaround Time to Customers


  • August 4, 2020
  • /   
  • /   Press Releases,Life Sciences
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Lowndes advised Applied DNA through the FDA Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) amendment process for its COVID-19 Diagnostic Assay Kit, which will expand availability and help meet demand during the pandemic.

Lowndes CEO & President Dymond Joins 130+ Florida Leaders Urging COVID-19 Protection


  • August 3, 2020
  • /   William T. Dymond, Jr.
  • /   Articles,Home Slider,Featured,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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More than 130 Florida CEOs signed a powerful op-ed piece urging everyone’s conscientious adherence to safety protocols.

Governor DeSantis Extends Eviction and Foreclosure Moratorium until September 1


  • July 31, 2020
  • /   Michael Provenzale, Nicole Cuccaro & Emmett Egger
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Real Estate,Commercial Leasing
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On July 29, 2020, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed Executive Order 20-180 that extended (for a fourth time) his previous executive order which effectively put a moratorium in place on mortgage foreclosures and residential tenant evictions through September 1, 2020.