Tag Archives: debate

Meeting Moment – Using Motions

One of the things presidents fear most about chairing their annual meetings is when emotional homeowners raise a subject that is not part of the agenda.  This action could, if not properly handled, start the spiral that sends a meeting out of control.  As the meeting chair, how should you handle that moment when a homeowner brings up something new and controversial?  What is the best way to keep the meeting from descending into chaos?

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TX: Community associations vs. clotheslines

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

That’s a trailer for an upcoming movie you’ve never heard of, Drying for Freedom, a chronicle of the debate in America over hanging your laundry out to dry.
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NJ’s appellate court speaks up after Twin Rivers

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

Last week a New Jersey appellate court decided Mazdabrook Homeowners Association v. Kahn, bringing to the fore once again the debate over the exercise of free speech in a private community-association setting
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