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Veteran Faces Fines From His Condo Association for Flying His Navy Flag: ‘It’s Ludicrous’ (CT)

A Navy veteran who suffers from PTSD is engaged in another fight after his Connecticut condo association asked him to remove the military flag he’s placed in front of his home.   Read the article…………..

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Police: Plainville condo association secretary/treasurer embezzled over $75,000 (CT)

A local woman faces a felony larceny charge after police said she embezzled over $75,000 from the condominium association where she served as treasurer for five years.  Amy Lausier, 50, of 122 Milford St. Ext., was charged Tuesday with first-degree

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Crumbling foundations fixed at Vernon condo complex (CT)

Several families will have their condos back on solid ground today as the crumbling foundations are replaced at Lakeview Condominium complex in Vernon.  Eight of the 46 units are being lowered today onto the new foundation, a project that started

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Fire Damages West Hartford Condos; Residents Rescued (CT)

Maddan was one of several residents rescued from the fire in the 13-unit brick building late Friday morning. No one was injured, but the basement condominium where the fire is believed to have started was destroyed, and at least two

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Pool Proposal At Guilford Condo Complex Causes Controversy (CT)

Putting in a swimming pool and clubhouse at “The Residences at 66 High Street” was discussed at length at a recent meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission.  Those who live at the luxury condominium complex said the amenity is

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Work underway to fix foundation problem on condos (CT)

Crumbling foundations and faulty concrete in the state is a story that has been talked about for years.  On Thursday, Eyewitness News got an up-close look as one condo association in Vernon is going to great lengths and heights to

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No clear resolution to dispute in Wallingford between neighbors, Thurston Foods (CT)

The Town Council asked the mayor in February to facilitate a meeting between the company and two homeowners’ associations to discuss a plan in which the company and associations would each pay a portion of the cost to build a

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1 man taken to hospital following condo fire in Rocky Hill (CT)

Firefighters said one person was taken to the hospital after a condominium fire Monday afternoon.  Rocky Hill Fire Department said the fire took place at 6 Chestunt Court and a man who lived there was outside and conscious when they

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CCOC Q&A – Meeting Notices

Q: Our Board of Directors meets regularly every 2nd Tuesday of the month. Yet it seems there are an excessive number of email votes that are non-emergency situations. Unit owners are told this can be done, it is authorized, and the

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Fire marshal investigating fire at Bloomfield condo complex (CT)

The state and local fire marshals are investigating a fire at a condominium complex on Wintonbury Place in Bloomfield Thursday morning.  Blue Hills Fire Chief Robert Farmer said the fire broke out just after 5:30 a.m. when they got a

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Crews investigate condo fire in Hamden (CT)

Crews in Hamden are trying to figure out what sparked up a condo fire.  The Hamden Fire Department responded to 154 Towne House Road Thursday night on report of a condominium unit up in flames.   Read the article…………..

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Fire Crews Tackle Blaze In Shelton Condo (CT)

Firefighters doused a blaze in a four-unit condominium building in Shelton on Monday morning, according to the Connecticut Post.  A heavy fire was reported coming from a second-floor window above a garage at 6 Acorn Hollow in the Tamarack Ridge

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Plainville condo destroyed by fire (CT)

A woman was rescued after her condo caught on fire in Plainville on Friday.  The Plainville Fire Chief tells News 8 the police department arrived first and helped get a woman out of the house. They say she was conscious

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9 People, Including Children, Rescued from New Britain Fire

Firefighters rescued nine people, including children, who were trapped in a fire at Dublin Hills Condo complex in New Britain on Friday morning and members of two families were taken to the hospital.  The raging two-alarm fire broke out at

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Residents Forced Out of Homes After Vernon Condo Complex Fire (CT)

Several people are displaced ahead of Tuesday’s nor’easter after a fire at a condominium complex in Vernon Monday morning.  Fire crews responded to 85 Old Town Road, the Townhouse Three Condos, around 1:45 a.m. No injuries were reported but eight

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‘Concerns’ Among Homeowners as ‘Captain Jack LLC’ Now Owns More Than 10 Percent of Heritage Hill Condos (CT)

Though it remains unclear what designs, if any, a New Canaan man has on the Heritage Hill Road condominiums that he’s been buying up since early-2016 through a limited liability company, the homeowners association there appears to have taken steps

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Charging cell phone starts fire in West Hartford condo; 9-year-old credited with saving grandmother (CT)

A charging cell phone is being blamed for a fire that tore through a West Hartford condo Tuesday morning.  Three people, including two firefighters, were sent to the hospital after a bedroom fire at 8 Rosemary Court in West Hartford.

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Alert Neighbor Saved Lives In Danbury Condo Blaze (CT)

The Danbury Fire Department credited an alert neighbor with saving the lives of others by calling 911 Monday night about a fire at the Birchwood Condominiums.    Read the article………..

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Demolition begins at New Haven Harbour Landing condo complex units damaged by fire (CT)

Crews Monday started tearing through several units at the Harbour Landing condo complex building that were heavily damaged in a fire last month  City Building Inspector James Turcio said the demolition of a section of the Harbour Landing complex started

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Trump Parc Stamford targeted for Jan. 15 ‘Day of Action’ (CT)

The residents at Trump Parc Stamford may find outdoor noise levels to be a bit more higher than usual on Jan. 15 when the Fairfield County Democrats plan to hold what is being billed as a “massive rally” in front

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3-alarm fire hits condo complex in Milford (CT)

A three-alarm fire at 267 Melba St. was brought under control about 6:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the Milford Police Department’s Twitter account. The address is listed online as a three-story condominium complex.  The Stratford Fire Department was assisting, according

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Investigators say chimney caused New Haven condo fire (CT)

Fire investigators say it was a chimney that caused the large condo fire in New Haven and demolition could begin as early as Friday.  The fire sparked Monday afternoon at the Harbour Landing condominiums. After speaking with several neighbors, investigators

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Fire at New Haven Apartment Condos Rekindles (CT)

After a devastating fire displaced nine families in New Haven this week, the fire at the apartment complex rekindled on Tuesday night.   New Haven fire officials said they were responding to the Harbour Landing apartment complex at 99 Harbor

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Fire Breaks Out New Haven Condo Complex (CT)

Firefighters are battling a three-alarm fire at a condo complex in New Haven.  The fire was reported at the Harbour Landing complex at 99 Harbor Close and arriving crews found a fire on the roof and heavy smoke, according to

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Feds: Condo Must Allow Disabled Student’s School Bus On Property

The mother of a teenager with medical and behavioral disabilities knew something was wrong when the board at her condo complex on the Berlin Turnpike voted to ban school buses from coming on the property.  She has lived at Parkridge

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Another condo complex found to have crumbling foundations (CT)

The Ryefield II condominium complex is the latest property in north-central Connecticut to be found to have failing concrete foundations, bringing the total known affected multiple-unit housing developments in the area to five.  Consulting engineer William Neal of Residential Engineering

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South Windsor Condo Building Severely Damaged by Fire (CT)

Officials said one resident of a unit where the fire appears to have started was taken to the hospital, but the injuries are not life-threatening. Four firefighters were also injured while fighting the fire and two were taken to the

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Three-Alarm Fire Heavily Damages Stamford Condo Complex (CT)

A three-alarm fire that broke out Wednesday evening heavily damaged the Waterside Green condo complex in Stamford, the Stamford Fire Department said via Twitter.  Stamford firefighters responded to the blaze, which burned throughout three floors of the residential building, as

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Ex-condo manager faces new embezzling charges in Watertown (CT)

Police have arrested a local woman for a second time on charges of embezzling money from a condominium association. Joanne Fournier, owner of Custom Property Management in Watertown,   (sorry it takes a subscription to read the entire article)  

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12 People Displaced in Guilford Condo Fire; 2 Hospitalized (CT)

Two people were taken to the hospital after fire broke out at a condo complex at 80 Seaview Terrace around 3 a.m. Friday, according to media reports.  A total of 12 people were displaced in the fire, Fox 61 reports.

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Foundation issues spreading to condominium complexes (CT)

At least four developments in area towns, including three condominium complexes, are deteriorating from failing concrete foundations

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Sewer line raises concern (CT)

The massive project for Woodridge Lake seeks to put an end to a decades-long battle between the Woodridge Lake homeowners association and the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

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Ganim (Mayor) told to stop renting out condo (CT)

The Cove’s condominium association has asked that Chez Ganim be shuttered

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Firefighters Battle Flames at Condo Amid Extreme Heat (CT)

Firefighters report a gas grill on a porch had caught on fire and that spread to the condo

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Condo owners near trail complain about pedestrian, bicycle traffic (CT)

some Yalesville on the Green condo owners are upset by the illegal pedestrian and bicyclist traffic it has spurred through the complex

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Pedestrians, bicyclists prohibited from accessing new trail through Wallingford condo complex (CT)

Fireworks Island can be accessed only by driving through the Yalesville on the Green condominium complex. Pedestrian and bicycle traffic are not allowed, and signs posted around the complex say that trespassers may be prosecuted.

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Residents displaced after Bethel condo fire (CT)

Several residents of the Plumtree Heights condos were forced out of their homes Saturday after a fire tore through one of the units Saturday morning  Read the article………

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Fire Causes ‘Serious Damage’ To Enfield Condo (CT)

A fire caused “serious damage” to a condo unit at The Hamlet, located near Orlando Drive, Saturday afternoon, according to Enfield Fire Departments’ Public Information Officer Mark Zarcaro.      Read the article………..

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Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Fire in Middletown (CT)

Firefighters are battling a two-alarm fire at a condo at 826 Long Hill Road in Middletown.  The resident, who rents the condo, said she was frying plantains and it got out of control.

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Condos have faulty concrete: engineer (CT)

Crumbling foundations continue to plague area homeowners, and many are left with few options while faced with the inevitable eventual collapse of their homes.

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Neighbor Files Noise Complaint With HOA for Crying Baby (CT)

The conflict escalated when condo owners in Greensboro, CT, learned just how much impact their 1-year-old son’s bawling was having on their next-door neighbor

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Was police dog sniff outside Connecticut condo door legal?

State prosecutors are appealing that ruling to the Supreme Court, saying there should be no expectation of privacy in a common hallway used by other condo residents.

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The Legitimacy Of Adopted Amended Or Repealed Rules

A source of conflict between boards and unit owners is the enforcement of rules. The power of the Association of the enact and enforce rules in not unlimited. To be enforceable, the rules must be legally adopted and within the

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Four Critically Injured In West Hartford (CT) Fire

Nine people were taken to hospitals, four of them with critical injuries, after an early-morning fire in a Kane Street condo complex fire

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Fire crews respond to blaze at condos on County Street (CT)

Fire crews were called to Nor-West Condominiums on County Street Wednesday morning for a reported structure fire in one of the units

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Wolcott (CT) neighbors worried about contaminated drinking water

Some neighbors who live at the Arrowhead by The Lake condominium complex in Wolcott are concerned with potential lead and bacteria contamination in their well water supply

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Crumbling Foundation Problem Has Added Headaches for Condo Owners (CT)

In a typical condominium, the cost of fixing a foundation would be shared by all the owners, but Lydall Woods is a “Planned Unit Development”, not a condo, and according to the association documents

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Berlin (CT) Reviews Condo Trash Rebate

Since 2014, the town has helped condominium complexes shoulder the costs of private trash removal. But tough economic times could end the rebates

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Stamford cops: Ex-condo president embezzled

most times after the four other association members made their payments, Lipsher, a self-employed medical massage therapist, withdrew a portion or all of the money

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24 birds removed from condo after woman found dead in Stamford (CT)

Fierst said that it appeared that the birds, which ranged from babies to adults, hadn’t been fed for days

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