What percent of owners need to vote yes for a new home owner association?

Answer Your question sounds like there is a new set of governing documents, and a percentage of the owners involved in the association must vote to alter the governing documents. Usually, the percentage ... Read More »

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What is the statute of limitations for a home owners association to take action on a home owner?

The CC&Rs -- covenants, conditions, rules and regulations -- that govern an association have no time limit. They are perpetually in force until the association's board changes them or cancels them.... Read More »

Is a home owners association allowed to give out owner information?

Not without the consent of the person the information concerns. Without consent the association is breaking the Data Protection Act, or a similar law depending on your country.

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 »

Is the Home Owners Association or the owner responsible to pay for laying of telephone cables to houses in a complex which is own title and not sectional title?

Your issue may be a local municipality issue, and one not necessarily based in the laws governing common interest community ownership. Read your governing documents to find how this issue is addres... Read More »