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WHAT IF THE BOARD DELEGATES TOO MUCH AUTHORITY TO MANAGEMENT?

WHAT IF THE BOARD DELEGATES TOO MUCH AUTHORITY TO MANAGEMENT? In the future I will likely be paring down to

Must HOAs Provide Sick Leave to Employees?

Here is some important information for homeowner associations in California that employ personnel. Note the key date of July 15,

Should an Inspector in an HOA Election Give Out a List of Who Returned a Ballot?

This is a small blog (for me)  but with large implications. Thus, I am planning to follow it up with

GIVING PROXIES IN AN HOA OR CONDO – IS IT LEGAL?

It’s summer time, a time for some summertime blogs. A time for vacation, yay! So what kind of problems arise

ANNUAL MEETING IN AN HOA – IS ONE REQUIRED?

ANNUAL MEETING IN AN HOA – IS ONE REQUIRED? A manager recently said to me: “I was under the impression

Clotheslines Are On the HOA Radar!

Clotheslines – Don’t Get in a Bind About Them Clotheslines are becoming a big issue in HOAs (this I perceived

Short Term Rentals in HOAs in the News. What’s Up?

Have you been reading the headlines on short term rentals? Lawmakers want short-term rentals to pay transient occupancy tax. Homeowners

What is New for HOAs in the Area of Sales Disclosures and Transfer Fees?

I hope you are signed up for the E-newsletter if you are interested in this topic because the edition coming

What Happens if No One Is Willing to Serve on the HOA Board?

Boards, beware, if you do not reach out to owners in the right way you may end up with this

Insidious Noise Issues in Your Condo – What Can Be Done?

Hey, I’ve been out for awhile, held back in January by a nasty health issue, but I’m back. The below

LEASE LIMITATION AMENDMENTS – WHO’s GRANDFATHERED ANYWAY?

HOORAY – I am able to get back into this blog!! So let’s tackle an important subject. LEASE LIMITATION AMENDMENTS

Children vs. Mature Adults – What Do You Do When They Clash in the Streets!

Board, have any of you this problem on your plate – a “mature” owner comes to you and complaints about

AB 1738- re: MEET AND CONFER in California Should be Stopped…Here’s Why…

Boy, a lot of people generate a lot of work and energy promoting and opposing bills in Sacramento. I have

Agenda, Who’s In Charge in Your HOA?

Who sets the Agenda for meetings in your HOA? Membership meetings? Board Meetings? Committee Meetings? Do you know? Do you

Be Part of the Solution, Not Part of the Problem

I did 6 telephone consultations with owners the past 3 days. They all paid my fee, and felt better after