Condo Association has several options to combat squatters in abandoned unit (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:13
Question: I know of a condo development that has squatters. In this particular case, the couple that owned the condo died, and they did not have family to whom they
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Repairs to crumbling North End condo building will take months (MA)

Condo & HOA News - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:26
Their building has been condemned and now dozens of North End residents are learning it’s going to be months before they’re able to go back home.  The condo building at
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Community complaining about ‘neighbors from hell’, they say they’re innocent (NV)

Condo & HOA News - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:19
“Southern Highlands was advertised as one of the best neighborhoods in Las Vegas,” said Jennifer Miller.  Miller loves her neighborhood, but said she can’t stand what’s down the street.  There’s
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‘I will defeat you at the end’: Timeline of conflict between Simpsonville man and his HOA (SC)

Condo & HOA News - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:12
The conflict between a Simpsonville man and the Holly Tree Plantation Homeowners Association landed in court in 2017 and has continued into 2019.  On March 22, the dispute could lead
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Frustrations building as fire alarm violations still aren’t fixed at midtown condos (MO)

Condo & HOA News - Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:03
Frustrations are building for people living in a midtown Kansas City condominium complex where several fire code issues still haven’t been addressed.  The developer of the Park Reserve Condominiums, Wayne
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Palm Beach Gardens community concerned over outbreak of poisonous toads (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:32
Thousands of poisonous toads are swarming a Palm Beach Gardens community, and it’s leaving neighbors concerned.  Jennie Quasha, who lives in the Mirabella neighborhood, sent WPTV photos showing hundreds upon
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“Adopting Short Term Rental Restrictions,” (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:29
Q: My homeowners association is struggling with short term rentals in our community as many owners are using online providers to rent their homes for very short periods of time
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Meth lab explosion caused fire, significant water damage at condo complex (MI)

Condo & HOA News - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:41
An explosion of a methamphetamine lab is suspected of setting off sprinklers at Union Square Condos (Grand Rapids) and causing extensive water damage to lower-level homes.  The explosion on Saturday,
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Residents fight proposed 5G infrastructure in neighborhoods (CO)

Condo & HOA News - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 13:53
Infrastructure that would bring some of the fastest mobile internet speeds to Highlands Ranch has many community members concerned over potential health risks, neighborhood eyesores and diminished home values.  “I
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Homeowners Upset After HOA Installs License Plate Readers (TX)

Condo & HOA News - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 06:34
Brian Davidson has lived in the Bedford Stonecourt HOA for 17 years.  “It’s a very comfortable and safe neighborhood and we have almost no crime,” he said.  Davidson thought last
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Drywall turns to wet wall: Why and how 37 units flooded in West Palm’s Whitney condo’s (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 19:58
A 12-year-old downtown condo once gutted to replace Chinese drywall, again finds itself subject to repairs, after vibrations from sanding in a vacant apartment set off a fire sprinkler Thursday
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Cambridge Farms HOA meeting draws hundreds, ‘major dues increase’ to be discussed in June (TN)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 17:36
So many Cambridge Farms residents gathered for a special Homeowner’s Association meeting March 18 to push for answers about a “major dues increase,” that a conference room at the Gallatin
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Legendary Golfer Jack Nicklaus Sued in Management Beef? (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 17:33
Golf legend Jack Nicklaus faces a lawsuit from the former president of his upscale golf club community, who claims Nicklaus ousted and blackballed him from exclusive Florida country clubs in
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Can my condo’s maintenance fees be added to my cost basis? (NJ)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 08:32
Q. I have a condominium in a multi-story building and I pay a monthly maintenance fee. Some of the money is used for capital improvements, such as a new roof
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Kass: Nightmare Neighbor: Disturbing Marijuana

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 08:30
Question: I live in a high-rise condo I purchased a few years ago. A month after I moved in, I learned why the former owner was eager to sell and
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Grinches target one Gardere neighborhood (LA)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 07:19
Some grinches are up to no good in one Baton Rouge neighborhood.  The Old Hermitage subdivision off of Gardere Lane has been hit particularly hard the last couple of months.
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Roscoe neighborhood copes with severe floods (IL)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 07:13
As floodwaters rose in Winnebago County, one neighborhood in Roscoe finds itself utterly surrounded by the Rock River with only boats available to make one’s escape.  “I’ve been here since
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Summit Park homeowners take lead in fire mitigation (UT)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 07:10
It may seem unusual to be talking about the threat of wildland fires when there is still several feet of snow on the ground. But, Summit Park homeowner Mike Quinones
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Encino Tenants Displaced by Condominium Complex Fire (CA)

Condo & HOA News - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 07:08
Tenants of a condominium complex were displaced after a fire broke out inside the attic of the building, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.  The blaze inside the four-story
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Preserve Residents Question Kiawah Island Community Association (SC)

Condo & HOA News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 19:08
The joy of living on Kiawah has reached an ebb for residents of the Preserve. The Kiawah Island Community Association’s (KICA) budget for 2019 includes a fivefold increase in the
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