HOA Posts

20

Jun2016
Energy bills—like the temperature—always rise in the summer. But don’t fret: While there are big fixes* you can incorporate to make your home more energy-efficient, there are also many inexpensive energy solutions, as well as some simple and free steps that you can take to cut down on costs and ... Read More

07

Jun2016
Read and comply with the community’s governing documents. You should have received a package of documents well before you closed on your home. If you didn’t, check the association’s website or ask the manager or a member of the board for copies. Make sure you understand what’s included in them, ... Read More

29

Oct2015
Association members who pay their assessments late or not at all come up with some very interesting excuses. Here’s half a dozen of the most common, and why it’s smart not to use them. Excuse #1: “I didn’t get what I paid for.” “My building hasn’t been painted in five years! I’m ... Read More

29

Oct2015
Individuals have every right under the 1st amendment to take photos in a “public forum” if they are “communicative” in nature or, in other words, if the photos possess “(1) a message to be communicated; and (2) an audience to receive that message, regardless of the medium in which the ... Read More