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Many HOAs, CDDs challenged by crumbling infrastructure

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities   For several decades, local governments have eagerly delegated construction of roads, dams, and stormwater drainage systems to private

Case law books court legal appeal

HOA, condo & co-op case law and litigation highlights (Fall 2019)

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities   The courts weigh in on excess HOA foreclosure sale proceeds, HOA assessments as consumer debts, disclosure document fees,

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Condominium HOA dysfunction roundup (October 2019)

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities   This month: U.S. and Canadian condo owners embroiled in litigation with developers; several condo complexes (still) plagued by

Rules restrictions hand written

HOA rules vs. human compassion

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities Debgoonan@icloud.com Let’s face it. Most people hate rules, especially picky and petty HOA rules. But a few people love

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