Zoning Vs. Property Owners Rights?

Answer Zoning is a local land use control that regulates, broadly, how property is used. It is a recognized police power, authorized by the U.S. Constitution. Because both zoning and private property righ... Read More »

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Property Owners Rights in Oswego County, New York?

New York property law is generally enacted at the state level and provides an overall similarity across counties. There are small variations which each county can implement based upon voter prefere... 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 »

I would like to find out how I can have my property exempted from our local property owners association?

If you purchased your property subject to the by-laws and rules & regulations of a Homeowner's Association you cannot remove your property from the association. All the other owners have the right ... Read More »

How do you assess a lien on property in a property owners association?

Read your governing documents, and determine what action must be taken before a lien is filed. When you're ready to file a lien, work with your association-savvy attorney to accomplish this task.