FEMA assistance bill for HOAs in Congress: Is it fair?

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities For several years, trade group Community Associations Institute (CAI) has been working with Congressional Representatives to attempt to push through federal legislation that puts private communities – homeowner, condominium, and cooperative associations – on par with publicly governed communities and private residences when it comes to receiving FEMA funds for clean up of debris following a disaster. A recent news release from the Island Packet of coastal South Carolina explains: Continue ReadingFEMA assistance bill for HOAs in Congress: Is it fair?