Can you deny membership to a home owners association?

Answer If you purchase property that is subject to a home owner's association you are bound by all the rules and regulations, assessments and requirements of the association. Membership cannot be denied t... Read More »

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Can an organization deny a member from voting in a Home owners association where you have condos and free standing homes can Bylaws be written that reduces a member from voting?

Read your governing documents to determine when and how a member can be denied a vote. The mix of housing types does not usually affect a right to vote; it may affect the weight of a vote.Amending ... Read More »

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 »

Are fines imposed upon home owners for rules violation legal and collectible in a home owners association?

If the violations and fines are set forth in the associations's covenants and bylaws, yes, they are.

Can a Texas Homeowners association deny property owners a vote on deed restrictions if they owe assessment fees?

Read your governing documents to determine what rights you lose if you do not pay your assessments -- if any. Your governing documents are based on Texas State Law that covers associations. If yo... Read More »