Can a home owners association stop the sale of a property?

Answer Read your governing documents to determine whether or not your association holds 'the right of first refusal', or may hold other rights that can be exercised prior to your right to sell. If you ow... Read More »

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What is the difference between a property owners association and a home owners association?

There really is no difference, except for the styling of the name. Both organizations operate through covenants and bylaws recorded against a group of properties with the goal of making said proper... Read More »

Does home owners association have the right to enter the property for home inspection in order to put a lien against the property?

This could be an uncommon first action for an association. Unless it is written in your governing documents that this inspection is part of a lien action, you may have a right to deny this request.... Read More »

If the Home Owners Association for a condominium community hires a roofer to make repairs to the common area and there is damage to a unit owners personal property who is responsible for the damages?

It all depends.Depending on the insurance policy you carry on your personal property, and depending on the insurance carried by the association and the insurance carried by the roofer, there would ... Read More »

Can the home owners association foreclose a property?

State laws vary. Generally, if the lien is of a considerable amount the HOA could obtain a judgement lien and then seize the property under the judgment lien. A prudent homeowner would pay the outs... Read More »