Architectural Control: Sculptures, Statues, Lawn Ornaments, Birdbaths and Other Items on the Common Elements or Lots
Numerous condominiums in Michigan restrict (or outright ban) sculptures, statues, lawn ornaments, birdbaths or other items pursuant to the condominium documents. Many of these provisions were drafted by the developer when creating the condominium in order to provide uniformity during the sales process. Likewise, many declarants subjected a platted subdivision to deed restrictions that also restrict or ban the use of the above described items. Whether in a condominium or homeowners association (“HOA”), many people purchase without knowing the restrictions. Read the article…………..
A classic “right of spring” for attorneys at our firm every year is handling the resolution of water loss disputes
It began with a dispute between a Michigan condominium owner and the homeowners’ association (HOA) over an unpaid assessment. By
Did the State of Michigan inversely condemn the entire City of Flint?: Environmental justice meets the Takings Clause
A complaint filed in mid-January by plaintiffs in Michigan’s Court of Claims alleges a novel, and intriguing claim. Taken to