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Debate over Agrihood vs. restoration of Ahwatukee golf course (AZ)

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

In one large-scale homeowners association in Arizona’s desert, there’s a contentious debate over whether or not the defunct Ahwatukee Lakes Golf Course and Country Club can be redeveloped as an Agrihood. 1,540 more words

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Memphis: Fox Hollow HOA becomes dumping grounds

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

Think living in a townhouse homeowners association means you’ll have a well maintained neighborhood? Think again.

Fox Hollow HOA in Memphis, Tennessee, is so poorly maintained and neglected that a heap of trash and broken down junk welcomes residents and visitors to their community. 671 more words

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HOA, Condo, Co-op policy news (Nov 2016)

Shared by Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

A monthly list of important housing policy and case law news of interest to housing/homeowner advocates.

Significant New Utah Case to Impact Associations… 933 more words
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Debunking 7 Myths and Half-Truths about HOA Life

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

You have probably heard plenty of marketing hype and political double speak from real estate sales pros and home builders that are bound and determined to sell housing consumers on the “benefits” of Association Governed Housing Communities. 2,030 more words

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Have HOA "Bubble" communities divided America?

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

It didn’t take long for the writers at Saturday Night Live to create the following tongue-in-cheek skit, entitled The Bubble, poking fun at Progressive Democrats in the #NotMyPresident crowd. 695 more words

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HOA, Condo Fraud & Embezzlement Roundup (November 2016)

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

Readers: prepare for a lengthy post this month. Quite a few former Association Board members and Managers caught in this roundup. 2,313 more words

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ABC News challenges home builders on shoddy construction

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

This week ABC News aired its investigative consumer report on the home building industry’s handling of construction defects. The report highlights what homeowner advocates have been complaining about for years, especially in the past decade. 903 more words

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