Home Owners Associations – Friend or Foe?

If you have spent much time by now on Topretirements.com we would be surprised if you haven’t seen a lot of Member comments about Home Owners Associations (HOAs). To many, it would seem these mysterious entities are the devil incarnate. Usually without any actual experience with the demon, these folks want to avoid what they […]

Home Owners Associations – Friend or Foe?

If you have spent much time by now on Topretirements.com we would be surprised if you haven’t seen a lot of Member comments about Home Owners Associations (HOAs). To many, it would seem these mysterious entities are the devil incarnate.   Read more……….

Aging Condominium Owners Will Seek More Fair Housing Accommodations

For condominium boards trying to anticipate future challenges, here’s a prediction that bears considering: Fair housing accommodation requests are going to multiply.  This prediction doesn’t require a crystal ball; a general knowledge of demographic trends will tell you what you need to know. Baby boomers are getting older and many of these aging boomers are […]

“Aging In Place” – How can community associations address aging communities?

When we think of the challenges of overseeing homeowners associations, we might think of overgrown lawns, late assessment payments, and aggressive pets. But another challenge has been waiting in the wings: the aging of America’s “baby boomer” generation, many of whom are choosing to live out their golden years in their homes. This rising trend […]

Is Your Senior Housing Community Legal?

The news is full of reports about the enormous rise in the senior population as baby boomers begin to reach retirement age. The population of seniors is projected to grow at a faster rate than the total population of the United States in the coming years. Therefore, it is not surprising that many developers are […]