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Federal Laws Affecting Community Associations

Federal Laws Affecting Community Associations

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A community association derives its legal obligations from several sources:

By Mary Arnold, CMCA®, AMS® on Sep 26, 2018 8:16:00 AM
   
Federal Laws Affecting Community Associations

A community association derives its legal obligations from several sources:

By Mary Arnold, CMCA®, AMS® on Sep 26, 2018 8:16:00 AM
Tips for Preventing HOA Election Fraud

HOA governing boards resemble small democracies. A community elects representatives to oversee the daily interests of the...

By Staff Writer on May 3, 2018 8:09:00 AM
What is FHA as it Relates to Condominium Associations: Pros and Cons

Since 2010, the FHA has required that entire condominium associations be certified before granting FHA backed loans to home...

By Staff Writer on Jan 18, 2018 8:00:00 AM
Detecting and Preventing Theft, Fraud, and Embezzlement in HOAs

All too often, HOAs are the unfortunate targets of theft, fraud, and embezzlement. In some cases, embezzlement and other...

By Staff Writer on Jan 11, 2018 8:01:00 AM
What Foreclosure Means to Your Homeowners Association

Foreclosure is a bit of a dirty word. Nobody wants to see anyone thrown out of their home - but it happens.

There are...

By Staff Writer on Dec 12, 2017 8:00:00 AM
Creating an Electronic Communication Policy for Your HOA

Your HOA communicates through several different methods, both when you're communicating with your members and when you're...

By Staff Writer on Sep 26, 2017 8:00:00 AM
HOA Volunteer Immunity and the Standard of Care

Unfortunately, one of the most persistent and justifiable worries of volunteer HOA board directors is their vulnerability to...

By Staff Writer on Sep 21, 2017 8:00:00 AM
Understanding the Why's Behind an HOA Special Assessment

 

An HOA special assessment is a fee that is charged to each housing unit within a development, to be used to cover an...

By Staff Writer on May 30, 2017 7:30:00 AM
Strategies for Avoiding Legal Liability

Just when it seems that they are financially secure, condominium communities can experience liability lawsuits that threaten...

By Amanda Causey on Feb 19, 2015 8:00:49 PM