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HOA Homefront: Homeowners want to know, can you quit an HOA?

Orange County Register – Kelly G. Richardson – Categories: Business, Housing To exit an homeowners' association contract one must cease to own the land on which the CC&Rs are recorded, meaning the only way to “quit” the HOA would be to sell your property. (iStockphoto) Q: Is there a…

Residents discover they're paying fees to defunct HOA

KHOU – Cheryl Mercedes – HOUSTON — Homeowners who live in a subdivision in Acres Homes contacted KHOU 11 after they noticed they were all paying different fees to their neighborhood homeowners association. KHOU discovered they had been paying dues to a HOA that no…

The value of condominium HOAs

Las Vegas Sun News – Thursday, April 18, 2019 | 2 a.m. Homeowners associations get a bad rap, especially in Las Vegas, where many individuals can be subject to mysterious HOA fees and complaint letters. But there are important distinctions between HOAs that accompany…

Dissolving an HOA - is it possible? • Independent American Communities

Independent American Communities – deborahgoonan – What happens when a homeowners' association no longer serves its intended purpose? Can it still collect annual assessments? Homeowners of Inwood Forest Village, located in Acres Homes subdivision outside of Houston, recently discovered that their…

HOA Academy

City of Chandler – Class #1: Home-Based Businesses and Short-Term Rentals in an HOA or Condo - Friend or Foe? Instructor: Mulcahy Law Firm, P.C. Residents working from home is becoming a national trend... Under what circumstances can an HOA or condo board prohibit a…

HOA Homefront: Is manager qualified?

San Diego Union-Tribune – Kelly G. Richardson – After selecting the desired type of management services, how can a HOA board know if a manager prospect is qualified? California managers are unregulated, with no required license or minimum education. Rental managers must have real estate broker…

Poliakoff: HOA sports alterations may not require membership vote

Florida Today – Hillard Grossman, Florida Today – We are an HOA with 195 homes. Our amenities are a pool and a tennis court. Our board has decided that they want to get rid of the tennis court and replace it with two bocce courts and a shuffleboard court. Can this be done by the board exclusively…

Ask the HOA Expert: Welcome to the HOA Board!

Realty Times – Richard Thompson – My Realty Times Username Password My Realty Times is your content-generating powerhouse, offering you a library of 20,000+ relevant SEO-driven articles, market reports, how-to's, industry news items, and agent features that is constantly updated…