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FEMA Debris Removal Rules for Costal Associations

Summary: FEMA adopted new debris removal rules in 2006 that may impact private roads and gated communities, particularly in coastal areas.

by Kevin Davidson
Administrator
Property Owners Association of Ono Island, Inc.

Reference:  Department of Homeland Security, Region IV Memorandum for Infrastructure Staff of 7 July 2006.
 
Subject: Debris Removal from Roadways in Private or Gated Communities.
 

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FHA’s suspension of house ‘flipping’ rules has benefits

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

When you hear that the Obama administration plans to extend a policy that allows low-down-payment financings of “flipped” houses for 2011, your first reaction might be: No way. At this stage of the boom-to-bust-to-recovery cycle, is high-leverage house-flipping the type of activity the federal government should be encouraging?
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