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CA: Covenant formed to protect Ranch still in place

In the early 1920s, Rancho Santa Fe was promoted as a place with all the urban conveniences, plus rural freedom, rich in romantic heritage of Spain, with room to grow families and orchards of fruit, with protective restrictions on architecture and landscaping as in the most exclusive metropolitan neighborhoods

Authors: Community Associations…

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Doing Their Bidding

Homeowner associations often hire contractors to perform large jobs or ongoing contracts like landscaping, janitorial and pool maintenance. Contractors solicit work in a process known as “competitive bidding”. The basic idea of competitive bidding is that it allows qualified contractors to fairly compare “apples to apples”. This is good for the HOA and fair to the contractors. A clear, competitive process results in the best price while still addressing quality and performance concerns.

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