Unfortunately, some community associations have curmudgeons – bad-tempered, difficult, cantankerous people who treat the board of directors, managers and residents with disrespect, derision and sometimes even contempt. These individuals believe they are always right and that they can always do a better job than those in charge.
Curmudgeons, regrettably, do exist.
Discovery at Cortez Hill Homeowners Association v. Noble, No. D056397, Calif. App. Ct., September 29, 2010
Powers of the Association/Covenants Enforcement: A California appeals court overturned a trial court ruling that an association was entitled to a mandatory preliminary injunction to repair a plumbing leak in a residential unit because the association failed to show that it would suffer irreparable harm.
Frank Noble owns a unit in Discovery at Cortez Hill Condominium Homeowners Association in San Diego, Calif. The declaration gives the association the authority to enter residential units during reasonable hours after giving 48 hours prior notice, except in cases of emergency, for purposes of construction and maintenance.
News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network