Vermont HOA residents, owners evicted from leased land

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Homeowners associations vary considerably in many ways, including size of membership, the type of residential dwellings, and the nature of shared obligations. Although most modern HOAs have been created by developers, prior to construction of new homes, some HOAs are created under different circumstances. Malletts Bay HOA, located in Colchester, Vermont, on the banks of Lake Champlain, is an association of two dozen home sites on a 7-acre parcel. Continue ReadingVermont HOA residents, owners evicted from leased land

100-year old woman faces condo conversion eviction

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Outrage of the week – Owners of a San Francisco 6-unit building in the Western Addition neighborhood of San Francisco are fighting to evict 100-year-old resident Iris Canada from the apartment she has called home for 50 years. The owners – Stephen Owens, Peter Owens and Carolyne Radishe – are in the process of a converting the building from rent-controlled apartments to a condominium association. Housing advocates in San Continue Reading100-year old woman faces condo conversion eviction

Update: Tymber Skan (FL) evictions underway

Posted by Deborah Goonan Residents being evicted from Tymber Skan Condos Thursday By: Bob Kealing, News Reporter, rkealing@hearst.com Published On: Jul 30 2015 06:53:13 AM EDT Updated On: Jul 31 2015 05:30:06 AM EDT ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – An Orange County community will be forced to pack up and leave their homes on Thursday. Moving day has arrived at the troubled and crime-ridden Tymber Skan Condominiums, and neighbors received their eviction notice only a few Continue ReadingUpdate: Tymber Skan (FL) evictions underway