The HOA Blotter: May 7, 2017

Dateline: Portland, OR - This weeks' round-up of HOA horror stories includes the case of a  22 unit,  single-building condominium in the Portland area that was forced to levy a special assessment to pay for exterior building renovations after 37 years of under-funding its reserve account. While it is true that many HOAs end up … Continue reading The HOA Blotter: May 7, 2017

Because You Are Buying More Than a Home: Part I

"Because You Are Buying More Than a Home!" What does this tag-line really mean? What "more" are you buying when you purchase a home in a homeowners association? When a buyer purchases a home in a homeowners association (HOA) they are not only purchasing a piece of real property, they are also involuntarily enrolled as … Continue reading Because You Are Buying More Than a Home: Part I