How do decertify a home owners association?

Answer You need an association-savvy attorney and an engineer to help you decertify an association, unless there has been a disaster which has rendered the community unlivable. (The disaster situation is ... 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 »

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 the home owners association refuse owners gate access codes?

Work with your board and your association manager to most fully understand why access is being denied. For example: It is possible that your governing documents specify that when you do not pay you... Read More »

Can a board member of a Home Owners Association be a paid employee of the association?

It doesn't sound like a good idea because of a conflict of interests. HOWEVER: you would have to research the wording of your HOA documents to determine if this is prohibited or not.