August 25, 2017

Lloyds of London

When a homeowner association is either in danger of losing their insurance coverage or their insurance coverage is canceled, Lloyds of London is always a point […]
August 25, 2017

Easements  

Easements, being very common in many real estate matters, come up from time to time with homeowner associations. A recorded land easement is a legally binding […]
August 16, 2017

Association by the Numbers

Community associations are Big Business, consider the following:    More than 1.7 million volunteers serve as members of their community association board and another 400,000 participate […]
August 16, 2017

Eminent Domain

Eminent domain is the power of the state over all property within the state, expressly the power to involuntarily or voluntarily purchase property for a public […]
August 7, 2017

Short Sales and Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure

The troubling real estate market has left many HOA members with delinquent mortgages as well as delinquent association dues.  The topic and procedures for foreclosures could […]
August 7, 2017

Committees 101

Committees are an essential part of a homeowners association.  Committees are a way to bring association members together with similar objectives and relevant expertise who may […]
August 7, 2017

Yard or Patio of the Month

Much too often we focus on the members who have gone outside the governing documents with regard to architectural or landscaping issues.  Recognizing members who go […]
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