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FL Condo plagued by construction defects

Shared by Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

During the last real estate boom, it was difficult to find skilled construction workers, and even harder for city inspectors to do a thorough job. 263 more words

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HOA C.U.R.S.E. #4: FL Condo Law's Loopholes

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities, CHPPI

HOA C.U.R.S.E. = Consumer Unfriendly Regulatory Statute Example

I have written about Condo Terminations in Florida and other states before, but today I want to highlight the portions of Florida statute that allow wealthy real estate investment firms and developers to takeover condominium associations and force remaining owners to sell, against their will, often at a substantial loss. 1,085 more words

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Proper Governance of ArrowCreek At Stake: Secret Shenanigans

By Don Smaltz, July 13, 2015

My sense of what is at stake is: It is not just the HOA’s purchase of the golf courses, but rather it is the very governance of our community, not only on the golf course purchase issues but future matters as well. 1,099 more words

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arrowcreek411 reblogged this on ArrowCreek 411 and commented:

This blog from last July now is even more important as we mark our ballots for our next year's community leadership. It provides details on attitudes of some of the candidates running for the ACHOA Board of Directors. This article is not for the faint of heart. It is documented fact. Read the emails yourself.

NJ Legislation aims to make HOAs more accountable

Shared by Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

Here’s a legislative proposal written in reaction to claims for storm damage in June of this year. Apparently, owners of association-governed property had a difficult time getting insurance claims resolved because they could not get information about their association’s policies. 232 more words

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ARRL: "Opposing reasonable accommodation is unreasonable"

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities  

On October 30, I shared the following video “The Amateur Radio Parity Act: Separating Fact from Fiction”

I am re-sharing an updated version today. 769 more words

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Apartment communities today, condos tomorrow

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

Have you ever considered how the proliferation of Association-Governed residential communities affects members of the public who choose not… 610 more words

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