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Avoiding Negative Media Attention

Avoiding Negative Media Attention


Let’s face it; the media loves to paint homeowners associations as evil, out-of-control miniature governments run by dictatorial boards of directors intent on destroying the lives of the innocent homeowners living in the community. Virtually every news story on this topic, be it newspaper or television, portrays the homeowners association in a negative light, and seldom does the coverage ever present the many positive aspects provided by the homeowners association in helping to maintain the quality of life and home values for those living in the community. It’s also interesting to note how these news reports always seem to increase during legislative sessions when someone in state government is proposing legislation to place further operational restrictions on homeowner associations.

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PA: Builder’s request to make fewer repairs at condemned condominiums denied

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

A Montgomery County Common Pleas Court judge denied a request Monday to reduce the scope and cost of remediation work at the 26-unit, four-story condominium building at 770 Sandy St. condemned last May for shoddy construction.
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