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‘Alternative Facts’ from LA: City Claims Trailhead Gate to Hollywood Sign It Permanently Closed is Really ‘Open’ (CA)

Condo & HOA News - 3 hours 42 min ago
….Nearby resident associations – Los Feliz Improvement Association, The Oaks Homeowners Association, Beachwood Canyon Neighborhood Association, and Lake Hollywood Homeowners Association – representing thousands of households in adjacent communities —
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Cambridge to consider ways to let renters, condo owners run power cords to charge their electric vehicles at the curb (MA)

Condo & HOA News - 4 hours 24 min ago
Cambridge city councilors say renters and condo owners who buy electric cars are increasingly running extension cords out their windows and across sidewalks to power up their vehicles.   Read the
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Can you smoke inside your own condo or apartment? (FL)

Condo & HOA News - 4 hours 30 min ago
Do you have the right to smoke in your own condo or apartment? And do you have any rights if your neighbor is a smoker and you can smell the
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Communities working to gain fire safety designation in Converse (TX)

Condo & HOA News - 4 hours 37 min ago
Converse Fire Department leaders are looking to help nearly 20 communities gain a Firewise designation, in an effort between communities and city and state leaders to promote fire safety in
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Mueller resident starts petition to lift pit bull breed restriction (TX)

Condo & HOA News - 4 hours 39 min ago
….Gu wanted to adopt a pit bull mix dog.  “We found one dog that was very tolerant of our cats,” she said. “And got along really well with my mom
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Buckeye HOA won’t allow man to park work truck in housing community (CA)

Condo & HOA News - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 18:23
Timothy Anderson says the Verrado HOA claims his work truck violates the rules and told him he can’t park it anywhere within the Buckeye housing community.   Watch the news report……………………..
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County takes steps toward managing CSAs (CA)

Condo & HOA News - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 18:20
The San Benito County Board of Supervisors announced Dec. 11 the hiring of a county service area (CSA) coordinator and approved street sweeping contracts in several neighborhoods as the county
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Term Limits Continue to Cause Confusion (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 17:33
Q: The president of our condominium association has been a board member for over 10 years. He just put his name in to run again. Many people are content to
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Marina City condo board tries to rein in colorful balcony lights (IL)

Condo & HOA News - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 07:02
With 16 of them along the circumference of 44 floors of two towers, the balconies of Marina City may arguably be what attracts the most attention to the architectural icon,
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Some answers to complicated association election questions (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 08:53
Q: Hi, I’m a property manager of a condominium association. I received a notice of intent to run and biography from one of the owners in our building, and the
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Beyond an HOA: How, and why, some Homeowners Associations became towns (NC)

Condo & HOA News - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 08:51
When homeowners associations can’t do it all, sometimes, homeowners help their developments become actual towns.  Homeowners associations can manage most of the same services local governments do. Through fees and
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Christmas gifts for your condo and association (NH)

Condo & HOA News - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 08:47
“Christmas is doing a little extra something for someone.” Charles Schulz  We frequently spend a lot of time, effort and (far too much) money on gifts for friends, family, and
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AIR BNBs in Condos and HOAs-Are They Allowed? (CA)

Condo & HOA News - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 19:08
Here is the dilemma described to me, very similar in nature to others sent by concerned owners.  “We live in a condo complex that is very close, ‘cozy’ in nature.
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Fire erupts at a clubhouse in a condominium complex (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 07:06
A fire erupted Friday evening in the condominium community of Deauville Village in Villages of Oriole.  According to Palm Beach County fire rescue, crews responded at 6:30 p.m. to a
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Heroic rescues caught on video as fire rips through condos (NJ) (Update)

Condo & HOA News - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 07:04
A fast-moving, three-alarm fire tore through a dozen homes in a North Brunswick condo complex Saturday night, and some heroic rescues were caught on video during the blaze.  The fire
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Lagoon blues: Homeowners say promise of paradise broken (TX)

Condo & HOA News - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 06:58
Hayley Arceneaux and her husband discovered a rare turquoise lagoon lined with white sand and palm trees in a suburb just 20 miles from downtown Houston.  They believed it would
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Crestfield residents meet with P&G officials over floodwater (WV)

Condo & HOA News - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 06:54
Representatives of the Crestfield Homeowners Association met with Procter & Gamble and Berkeley County officials on this week to discuss how floodwater allegedly coming from P&G could be diverted away
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Can a director resign for any reason? (FL)

Condo & HOA News - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 06:48
Q: My condominium association has one owner who is a malcontent. He is always objecting to everything the Board tries to do and his constant vocal complaining has caused the
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HOA Homefront: How do we give our board a (financial) break?

Condo & HOA News - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:07
Q: We just received a set of amended bylaws and CC&Rs presented to us for a vote. One section concerns us, saying the board can vote itself a waiver of
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Mayor hears condo owners’ parking complaints (MI)

Condo & HOA News - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:18
Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss has joined the discussion while City View Condo residents battle with the city over the parking places they claim are rightfully theirs.  The City View
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