Q: Are there any homeowners associations (“HOAs”) that assess dues to different homes based upon the individual homeowners’ use of or impact on the neighborhood amenities? Our community includes private streets that the HOA pays to maintain. We have residents that live in the front of the development...Read more
In the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew many of us are dealing with damage caused by fallen trees. In planned communities, the question of responsibility for damage caused by fallen trees is often posed to the owners association. Although it is not the association's job to play arbiter...Read more
To guard against problems and liability, associations need to know the ins and outs of snow removal contracts, what to do when a slip-and-fall occurs and when a frozen pipe breaks. The following guidelines and tips will help associations prepare for the winter season.
Signage is an important part of the impression created when someone visits your community. It's the first thing residents see when they enter. It's also the first thing that prospective home buyers see when they are considering buying a home there. So how do you go about ordering...Read more