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IL: Natural areas benefit ecosystem and homeowners

The Estates of Inverness Ridge homeowners association received an award from the U.S. EPA and Chicago Wilderness for the care it gives the 80-acre conservancy, which amounts to more than half the land in the community. It features wetlands, including those along Poplar Creek near its origination in Crabtree Nature Preserve, as well as woodland and…

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NC: Trade-offs of doing without an HOA

Hold that last thought. While I still don’t want someone planting azaleas where I want bougainvilleas, ivy where I want grass and a queen palm where I want a jacaranda, the only negative to not having an HOA is that sometimes —- more often than I’d like, in fact —- a front yard near my house goes to hell.

Authors: Community Associations Network…

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