Recovering Attorneys’ Fees from Unit Owners

When a unit owner becomes delinquent or violates the association’s declaration of covenants and restrictions, who is responsible for paying the attorneys’ fees and other costs associated with recovering the delinquent assessments or remedying the violation?  Generally, the “American rule”
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Condominium and HOA Records Inspection Requirements

If you are a member of your association’s board of directors and one of your association’s members asks you to see the minutes from the most recent board meeting, do you need to provide those minutes to him?  Does your
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Enforcement of HOA Restrictions Can Be Costly

The enforcement of HOA restrictions can be a costly matter for an association, particularly when the association goes to court over the issue and loses.  Take the case of the Eagles Master Association in Hillsborough County, Florida, where the Master
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Ohio’s Planned Community Law Goes into Effect September 10, 2010

Ohio’s new homeowners association act, known as the Planned Community Law (pdf), will go into effect on September 10, 2010.  The Planned Community Law provides homeowners associations with new tools to enforce rules and restrictions, collect assessments, and amend their governing
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