2018 Maryland Legislative Hot Topics

2018 marks the last Maryland legislative session before statewide elections in November. With the entire General Assembly and Governor up for election, the legislature is expected to focus on many bills previously considered but not enacted.  For community associations, the hot topics include increasing the condominium insurance deductible paid by unit owners where damage originates in a unit; licensing community association managers; and statewide registration of condominiums, homeowner associations, and housing co-operatives. Legislation to require periodic reserve studies to estimate the cost of replacing and repairing common property may also get another look.     Read the article…………….

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