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Why do HOAs have so many rules?

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities


One of my readers sent me a link to an excerpt from a book published in 2009, entitled New Neighborhoods… 1,020 more words

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Numerous lawsuits, AG investigations against New England developer

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

New Hampshire Public Radio recently recorded a podcast and wrote an article about one of New England’s prominent developers, Brady Sullivan. 1,486 more words

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HOA trade group embraces debt collection, credit reporting

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

By now most readers probably know that homeowners, condominium, and cooperative associations can opt to work with Sperlonga Data to report delinquent assessment payers to Equifax. 1,231 more words

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Can Texas HOAs be reformed by legislation?

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

Today’s featured HOA issue, featuring proposed Texas HOA legislation is DEFINITELY BLOG WORTHY!

Homeowner advocates Attorney Bill Davis (Dripping Springs), Attorney David Kahne, and Harvella Jones of National Homeowners Advocate Group (based in Texas) say that homeowners associations often abuse their power to assess fines, late fees, and attorney fees to unjustly enforce often petty HOA CC&Rs and rules. 754 more words

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Embezzlement happens in Special Tax Districts, too

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

The following report of an embezzlement arrest does not directly involve a homeowners association.

You see, Diamondhead is a city in Mississippi. 377 more words

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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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