The Florida Fourth District Court of Appeals finds that the recent Florida Supreme Court case of Bartram v. U.S. Bank, NA, 211 So.3d 1009 (Fla. 2016) does not require that a second foreclosure action be based on a new default date occurring after the dismissal of the prior foreclosure suit. Specifically, a note and mortgage […]
Welcome To The Law Office Of Matt A. Habibi
The firm is a boutique practice designed to support the legal needs of individuals, real estate investors, and local businesses.
Practice areas include real estate (transactional and litigation support), civil litigation, commercial litigation, corporate law, foreclosure, wills, trusts and estates, landlord/tenant law, and condominium and HOA law.
Recent Developments In The Law
Third-party purchaser loses certificate of title on appeal. In Diaz v. U.S. Bank, N.A., (3rd DCA 2018) the Court found that the trial court erred in denying the objection and motion to vacate sale, where the foreclosure sale was conducted while a motion for rehearing, directed at the final judgment, remained pending. The third-party purchaser’s […]
“Paid under protest, with a reservation of all rights.” The facts in Hemingway Villa Condo. Owners Ass’n, Inc. v. Wells Fargo Bank (3rd DCA 2018) show that the bank paid the entire disputed amount claimed due by the Association and then sued and won in a lawsuit claiming the bank was entitled to safe harbor […]
What our clients think of us
I have worked with Matt for more than 4 years now, on literally hundreds of files representing millions of dollars in real estate. He is accessible and always prompt and courteous. His practical, results oriented approach is unique in his field.
We have worked with The Law Office of Matt Habibi for almost 5 years for all of our company’s evictions and he is always a pleasure to work with. Matt Habibi is always professional, takes the time to discuss any cases we have with us as well as expediting our cases through the courts and making every effort to prevent unnecessary delay or expense. We have worked with other attorney’s and other evictions companies through the years, but working with Matt made evictions simple to the point and he gets them done.