Common Terms, Acronyms and abbreviations

FMO -  Federation of Manufactured Home Owners of Florida Inc.

DBPR - Department of Business and Professional Regulation

ROC -   Resident Owner Community

HOA -    Home Owners Association -  two types:

              Chapter 723 - homeowners association under the "The Florida Mobile Home Act"

              Chapter 720 - homeowners association, under the "Homeowner's Association Act"

Chapter 723 - Fl. Statute governing tenancies in MHP

Chapter 617 - Fl. Statute governing not-for-profit corp.

Chapter 607 - Fl. Statute governing for-profit corp.

ADR - Alternate Dispute Resolution

FS - Florida Statute

FMHA - Florida Manufactured Housing Association (land-owners / landlords)

FMHRC - Florida Mobile Home Relocation Corporation

FLAROC - Florida Resident Owned Communities.