Florida Appeals Court Says Lenders Can Recover Amounts Accrued over Five Years Past Due

On December 26, 2018, Florida’s Fifth District Court of Appeal issued an opinion allowing recovery of amounts accrued more than five years prior to the filing of the foreclosure. Although the Court’s decision in William L. Grant v. Citizens Bank, N.A. (Case # 5D17-726) is not final until the deadline to file for rehearing passes, …