We all know and love our HOAs, but do we really understand an association’s purpose? There are two essential purposes which lie at the heart of every association: The first purpose is to maintain any common areas or maintenance easement areas (areas owned by an owner but maintained by the association) which exist within the […]
There are hundreds of thousands of Homeowners Associations (HOAs) in the United States. Did you ever stop to think about how these HOAs arose? Most new developments in fairly developed areas are required to form an association before the local government will sign off on the development or permit any construction to begin. A home […]
I’m currently on a plane heading to New Orleans for the 2016 CAI CCAL National Law Conference while reviewing the notes for Elina Gilbert and my presentation about HOAs in the media this Friday (January 29, 2016). If you are attending our session this Friday I’d like to ask you to think of recent news […]
We’re doing some housekeeping here as we transition into a new look and add some old and some new information on common interest developments / HOAs. Thank you for your patience as we get things back up and running!