Riverwalk HOA security guard charges upgraded to first degree murder

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities   Shocking news from Chesapeake, VA, following the shooting death of Jiansheng Chen, a resident of River Walk Community

HOA’s ‘poor decisions’ lead to multimillion dollar jury verdict

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Sometimes an HOA board’s poor decision leads to human tragedy. And that tragedy, in turn, opens up the Association

Suburban pond lake sidewalk storm water woes

Fairfax County to take over Kingstowne Lake?

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities debgoonan@icloud.com   A large-scale Virginia homeowners’ association is asking its County to take a 14-acre stormwater retention pond off