Surfside condo architect had been suspended for faulty designs in past

William Friedman, the architect who designed the Surfside condo building that partially collapsed in late June, had been suspended by Florida’s board of architecture in 1967 for designing buildings that could not withstand Hurricane Betsy. One component of a commercial building called “sign pylons,” named an “integral part of the structure” by the Florida State … Read more

8 more bodies found after Surfside condo building demolished

The remains of a partially collapsed luxury condo building in Surfside, Florida, were demolished in a controlled explosion on Sunday night amid concerns over Tropical Storm Elsa approaching the region and increasing the building’s instability. Tropical Storm Elsa was not expected to impact Surfside as severely as some other areas of Miami-Dade County, but the … Read more

NAR disaster relief charity kicks off campaign to raise $8.5M

Because natural disasters have become increasingly common, the Realtors Relief Foundation is shoring up its resources to be able to respond at a moment’s notice. Founded in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, the National Association of Realtors‘ disaster relief charity is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with a goal to … Read more

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