MELVIN, FORMER DEAN OF THE HOUSE, CONTRACTS WITH CCFJ, Inc.
owners desperately need a strong Voice In Tallahassee to support our requests
for more consumer-friendly reforms. Despite
all our personal efforts, it is very obvious that an experienced former
legislator will help our cause immensely.
as Executive for the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council in
his area and was Legislative Assistant to Congressman Bob Sikes in Washington
D.C. from 1956 to 1959
has a long history of service in the Tallahassee House of Representatives. He
served from 1968 to1979 and from 1994 to 2002 when he was
not permitted to continue to run for the House, because of Florida’s
feel that he is the right person to promote our interests and to help the many
legislators who are willing to fight for our rights!
From small amounts
to big amounts, every contribution helps. Considering the cost of even
a small lawsuit, a donation for this cause is quite a bargain.
Is The AGENDA Of The Consumer Alliance, CCFJ, Inc.,
The Year 2006:
Government Agency Oversight With Enforcement Power For Homeowners’
Ombudsman Office For Homeowners’ Associations
Ombudsman Office More Power To Enforce Fair Rules
Fair Elections In Associations
Abusive Liens & Stop Foreclosures In Associations
Disclosure Provisions In FS 190 – Community Development Districts
The Vested Rights of Florida’s Mandated Property Owners
Please make a donation to show your support.
Only by working together can we right the horrible wrongs.
We need everybody's help to help each other.
and Help! (Annual Dues $20.00)
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Be creative: Ask your friends
and neighbors, pass the hat at the next meeting or just pass out flyers,
every little bit helps. We can't outspend the attorneys and the industry,
but we can give them a good run for the money!
IF YOU LIVE IN A CONDO,
HOMEOWNERS' ASSOCIATION, COOPERATIVE,
VACATION AND TIMESHARE
OR MOBILE HOME PARK:
You May Have Been Tricked Into Giving Away
Many Of Your Constitutional Rights --
Including The Florida Homestead Exemption Act.
Need Your Help Now!
Property owners living in developments with mandatory
associations need legal protection against arbitrary, biased and sometimes
illegal actions by their boards of directors and/or developers. Current
laws are inadequate to safeguard owners' rights.
Lack of enforcement of “consumer protection” laws
is the main problem. Numerous horror stories illustrate abuses suffered
by homeowners who have simply purchased their "dream home" and are then
confronted by homeowners' associations with irrational demands, fines or
foreclosure actions. Suddenly their DREAM HOME turns into a NIGHTMARE.
Cyber Citizens For Justice,
Inc. (CCFJ) is an Internet-based
consumer rights organization working for reform of Homeowner Association
(HOA) laws, Condominium Association laws and laws governing Community Development
Districts (CDDs). The vision of CCFJ is to eliminate abuses of these
laws and to make the experience of home ownership more equitable and consumer
Property owners in associations must unite to make
our voices heard! Although the Community Association Institute falsely
claims to represent homeowners, it shows glaring "conflict of interest"
as it profits from associations. Imagine the IRS auditors claiming
to represent the TAXPAYER?
Florida statutes prove by their lack of enforcement
that "consumer protection" does not exist. Daily we read horror stories
about the abuses suffered by citizens who have simply purchased their dream
home, located in a nightmare association. Bitter, disillusioned and
broke our citizens have nowhere to turn. Human beings must not
be abused just because they want to own a home!
2005 legislative session, more bills will
be filed that will be to the advantage of owners. These are the bills we have to
to court to fight for our rights against the deep pockets is not an option
for most of us. Even though our government created these out-of-control
associations, no government protection is available for us -- so far! That has
Experience during past sessions shows that necessary
reforms cannot be enacted without the aid of an experienced lobbyist. This
is where we need your help! With your financial aid we will be able
to represent our interests and to protect your rights.
will help your community!