Home
G.E.T. the real Picture
Serving South Florida's inspection needs.
 
 
 
 
 

News

Floridians could flock to shelters if hurricanes loom

South Florida Local News - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 10:49

An increased demand for shelter space is expected if hurricanes threaten Florida’s coastline in the upcoming storm season.

If you can’t legislate, regulate: Altmaier enacted property insurance policies lawmakers didn’t OK

South Florida Local News - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 04:49

Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier has taken matters into his own hands, using his power to make changes to homeowners insurance policies.

First disturbance of the 2022 hurricane season moves over Florida Panhandle

South Florida Local News - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 03:39

The first disturbance of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season has moved through the Gulf of Mexico and over the Florida Panhandle early Monday, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami.

Broward Teachers Union endorses Moskowitz for open congressional seat

South Florida Local News - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 03:00

The Broward Teachers Union, one of the largest labor unions in Florida, is endorsing Jared Moskowitz, one of several candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for an open congressional seat. The endorsement from BTU, which represents more than 11,500 teachers and other school employees, is prized by candidates.

Slain 4-year-old’s memorial in Plantation turns into call for action

South Florida Local News - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 22:39

In the year since her 4-year-old son was killed by his father in a murder-suicide, Alison "Ali" Kessler has become a political activist, working toward getting the State Legislature to pass "Greyson's Law," which she says would add protection for children in danger of parental harm.

Monkeypox in Florida: State’s first presumptive case reported in Broward County

South Florida Local News - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 18:43

Florida’s first presumptive case of monkeypox was identified on Sunday. And health officials say it’s in Broward County.

The first disturbance of the 2022 hurricane season is in the Gulf of Mexico

South Florida Local News - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 15:38

The first disturbance of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season is in the Gulf of Mexico, and it's being monitored by the Miami, Florida-based National Hurricane Center.

All of South Florida moves into high COVID risk category after ‘processing error‘ in state’s data

South Florida Local News - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 12:09

Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties are now in the CDC's high COVID community level category, even though data earlier this week showed the region at lower levels. The CDC blamed a "processing error" for the incomplete Florida data.

Florida suspends abortion clinic after hospitalizations

South Florida Local News - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 11:48

An abortion clinic that serves women from all over the U.S. South had its license suspended this weekend under an emergency order from Florida health officials after two women who had undergone procedures at the clinic were hospitalized this year.

Do Biden policy moves on Cuba, Venezuela doom Democrats’ chances in Florida?

South Florida Local News - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 04:28

President Joe Biden’s changes in U.S. policy toward Cuba and Venezuela could have a big impact — on elections in Florida. As the nuances of the policies are debated the political reverberations are alarming some Democrats.

Surviving a day of doom at a Florida prepper convention

South Florida Local News - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 09:27

“There is a huge misconception that we’re all prepping for the end of the world or zombie day,” one prepper said.

Saharan dust, 100-degree heat index will greet South Floridians this weekend

South Florida Local News - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 08:35

South Florida's weekend weather features a layer of Saharan dust and a heat index that makes it feel as though it's 100 degrees.

Investigation: Broward 911 call center workers log so much OT because of understaffing that they can double their pay

South Florida Local News - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 06:00

A South Florida Sun Sentinel review shows that so many employees of Broward County's regional 911 call centers work so much overtime because of understaffing, they can often double their take-home pay.

Three car crashes. A fatal shooting. A dead woman and injured baby on a floor. Police investigate whether arrested man is connected to them all.

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 19:10

Police are investigating whether a 35-year-old man who was arrested in Coconut Creek may be responsible for a woman's death and other crimes across South Florida.

Insurance reforms could put an end to conflicts over roof coverage and replacements

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 18:57

Proposed reforms intended to reduce roof replacement claims and prevent insurers from using roof ages to justify refusing to insure homes will be a subject of debate in the Florida Legislature's upcoming special session on property insurance.

Funnel cloud seen from I-95 in South Florida. Flood advisory extended through Friday evening

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 16:02

A funnel cloud was seen over Interstate 95 about noon Friday as a severe storm system crossed South Florida, bringing with it the potential for heavy winds and local flooding.

COVID positivity rates in South Florida counties are all over 17%, levels not seen in 3 months

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 15:58

The number of COVID cases in Florida are again quickly on the rise, and now hospitalizations are starting to rise, too, the Florida Department of Health’s latest data shows.

Judge sentences defiant former fugitive Dayonte Resiles to life in prison for gruesome 2014 murder of Davie woman

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 14:13

A defiant Dayonte Resiles continued to declare his innocence even as he is sentenced to life in prison in the murder of Jill Halliburton Su at her Davie home in 2014.

Florida appeals court reinstates DeSantis’ congressional map

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 13:03

A new congressional map drawn by Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ staff that could diminish the state’s Black representation in Washington was reinstated by an appeals court Friday, a week after a lower court judge said the map was unconstitutional.

Veteran Miami DEA agents charged in bribery conspiracy

South Florida Local News - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 12:47

A current U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent and a former supervisor in the agency were charged Friday with leaking confidential law enforcement information to defense lawyers in Florida in exchange for cash and gifts.

$10,000 Honor Guarantee, Backed by InterNACHI

Inspected once, inspected right. ® 

LogoUp.com
Thanks LogoUp.com for the best embroidered apparel!

G.E.T. Home Inspections, LLC is a top Coral Springs, FL home inspector on Inspectopia.com!

 
Admin Login