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Want to Share Your Story From the HOA Trenches?

By Deborah Goonan

Quite often I hear from readers who have an issue or problem in their homeowners’ or condominium association. Some of them consider taking their story to news media, hoping that shedding public light on their situation will convince their Board to come to its senses. 424 more words

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A Well-Run Homeowners Association Makes A Difference

First, we recommend that you choose people who have business experience and financial acumen.

Individuals who have never administered a long-range project may underestimate how much maintenance situations will change over future years and not set aside enough money from the association fees to cover future expenses. 233 more words

ACHOA-FOA Letter of Intent (LOI) Signed 9-28-15

The ArrowCreek Homeowners Association, Inc. and the Friends of ArrowCreek Limited Liability Company (“Parties”) have entered into a Letter of Intent that represents an expression of each parties’ interest to negotiate only and each party reserves the right of final approval or disapproval for any reason, of a Final Purchase Agreement and Lease. 118 more words

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HOA C.U.R.S.E. No. 1: Fines and Suspensions

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Blog

Today I begin a blog feature, entitled HOA C.U.R.S.E. (Consumer Unfriendly Regulatory Statute… 661 more words

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Does the NV HOA regulatory agency serve the public interest?

Shared by Deborah Goonan

Across the USA, there are many dedicated individuals making efforts to improve HOA governance standards at the state level. Retired Col. Robert Frank of Nevada is one them. 597 more words

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MI township testing the limits of new development agreements

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Blog

It certainly seems like the public is slowly catching on to the financial risks and housing inequities that result from over development of Association-Governed Residential Communities. 759 more words

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Condo Association Sued for Personal Injury Claims

Shared by Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Blog


This report highlights another key difference between apartment living and condo living. A condo association is a corporate entity that can be sued. 318 more words

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