HOA, condo & co-op Golf community updates (April 2019)

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By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities More golf courses in transition, and several lawsuits heating up, including a lawsuit against legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus. From golf course to active senior community (GA) Summit Chase Country Club and Patrick Malloy Companies LLC have plans to build 257 homes for older adults, age 55 and up, on the site of an 18-hole golf course. The Country Club currently has 27 holes, and 9 holes would remain open Continue ReadingHOA, condo & co-op Golf community updates (April 2019)

NM: HOA removes homeowner’s back yard fence without notice. Why?

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By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities State by state, journalists are finally reporting the truth about life in association-governed communities. The latest report of outrageous HOA rules enforcement comes from KOB4 reporter Chris Ramirez, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Of course, it’s common knowledge that HOAs have some crazy rules when it comes to installation of a fence on your private property. Some HOAs don’t allow them at all. Those HOAs that do allow fences usually have rules Continue ReadingNM: HOA removes homeowner’s back yard fence without notice. Why?