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HOA BILLS TEXAS LEGISLATORS WORKING ON FOR 2015-16 DURING THE 84TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION

March 23, 2015 | No Comments

Texas Legislators are working on bills that will affect homeowners living in homeowners’ and property owners’ associations. Following are the ones you may want to follow on www.legis.state.tx.us: HB 1335 … AGAINST – The author is Rep. Roland Gutierrez (District 119). It is now with the Business & Industry Committee as of March 9, 2015. […]

THE PERIL OF REVERSE MORTGAGES IN TEXAS

October 31, 2013 | No Comments

Reverse Mortgages in Texas is just one more way for seniors to be on the losing end of what is being touted as a great way to get the money you need and still stay in your house. While you do accomplish the goal of receiving funds from the escrow in your home as a […]

PLEASE FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE IN THIS ARTICLE TO SUPPORT REP. RUTH JONES-MCCLENDON’S HB-3803 TEXAS HOA OVERSIGHT BILL

April 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

First of all, thank you to Wesley Summers with Make HOAs Accountable who has setup an easy and quick way to send a support letter to Rep. Ruth Jones-McClendon regarding her HOA Oversight Bill HB 3803 in time for her office to prepare the letters for the voting on her bill in the month of […]

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HOA BILLS TEXAS LEGISLATORS WORKING ON FOR 2015-16 DURING THE 84TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION

March 23, 2015 | No Comments

Texas Legislators are working on bills that will affect homeowners living in homeowners’ and property owners’ associations. Following are the ones you may want to follow on www.legis.state.tx.us: HB 1335 … AGAINST – The author is Rep. Roland Gutierrez (District 119). It is now with the Business & Industry Committee as of March 9, 2015. […]

AN AFTER CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR 2015 AND BEYOND

January 17, 2015 | No Comments

Here is a bit of a gift for you and all those who truly want to do what’s best for their homeowners! I know it’s after Christmas, but this was worth the wait! Our friend over at HoaBoard.org, Mr. Shelton Lee, has a FREE eBook entitled “HOW TO SELF MANAGE YOUR HOA” that helps Boards […]

TEXAS COMMUNITY SERVICE ALERT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR CONDO, SINGLE-FAMILY, PATIO AND TOWNHOME OWNERS

April 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

TEXAS COMMUNITY SERVICE ALERT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR CONDO, SINGLE-FAMILY, PATIO AND TOWNHOME OWNERS Hearings have been set for the following legislative bills affecting homeowners in the state of Texas. If you are interested in supporting these bills, call each committee member listed as well as your legislator to register your support for the bills. Phone calls […]

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KINGWOOD, TEXAS 1995 FORECLOSURE

June 15, 2012 | No Comments

Johnnie and Harvella Jones 1995 Kingwood, Texas Foreclosure

ON-LINE BOOT CAMP TUTORIALS

June 12, 2012 | No Comments

Welcome to a one of a kind on-line boot camp tutorial especially designed for homeowners across the nation.  You make the decision what you want to learn and when you want to learn it and where.  If you are handicapped and unable to travel to a training center, you can learn what your property and […]

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HOA BILLS TEXAS LEGISLATORS WORKING ON FOR 2015-16 DURING THE 84TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION

March 23, 2015 | No Comments

Texas Legislators are working on bills that will affect homeowners living in homeowners’ and property owners’ associations. Following are the ones you may want to follow on www.legis.state.tx.us: HB 1335 … AGAINST – The author is Rep. Roland Gutierrez (District 119). It is now with the Business & Industry Committee as of March 9, 2015. […]

TEXAS COMMUNITY SERVICE ALERT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR CONDO, SINGLE-FAMILY, PATIO AND TOWNHOME OWNERS

April 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

TEXAS COMMUNITY SERVICE ALERT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR CONDO, SINGLE-FAMILY, PATIO AND TOWNHOME OWNERS Hearings have been set for the following legislative bills affecting homeowners in the state of Texas. If you are interested in supporting these bills, call each committee member listed as well as your legislator to register your support for the bills. Phone calls […]

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PLEASE FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE IN THIS ARTICLE TO SUPPORT REP. RUTH JONES-MCCLENDON’S HB-3803 TEXAS HOA OVERSIGHT BILL

April 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

First of all, thank you to Wesley Summers with Make HOAs Accountable who has setup an easy and quick way to send a support letter to Rep. Ruth Jones-McClendon regarding her HOA Oversight Bill HB 3803 in time for her office to prepare the letters for the voting on her bill in the month of […]

HEY, HOMEOWNER, DO YOU NEED AN ATTORNEY?

October 23, 2012 | 5 Comments

Many moons ago, this national organization introduced a co-op legal plan to homeowners across the country to assist them with their property and homeowner association issues.  For as little as $17.00 per month or $26.00 per month (depending upon the plan you purchase), you are able to get legal advice from a law firm without […]

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Arizona HOA/Condominium Community Communication: The do’s and don’ts of Selling a Special Assessment.

April 18, 2013 | No Comments

  by Lisa Wilcox Today the market is very competitive and any real estate agent or business organization will tell you that you have to “sell” your request to those living in an HOA or Condominium Community. Homeowners like to be advised of all major decisions, especially a special assessment. You need to help them […]

URGENT!! LAST PUSH FOR HB 3803 TEXAS HOA OVERSIGHT BILL

April 14, 2013 | No Comments

Texas Rep. Ruth Jones-McClendon’s HB 3803 HOA Oversight Bill – please call and email the following Business and Industry Committee Members on Monday, April 15, 2013 to support this bill and get it out of committee by April 16, 2013 (Tuesday) to get through the legislative pipeline: Rep. Rene Oliveira 512-463-0640 http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/email/?district=37&session=83 Rep Dwayne Bohac […]

TEXAS LEGISLATOR REP. ALMA ALLEN GAINS THE SUPPORT OF THE NATIONAL HOMEOWNER ADVOCATE GROUP WITH HER HB 1933 CONDO BILL

April 7, 2013 | No Comments

During Texas 2011 Legislative session, homeowner advocates testified on behalf of “all” Texas homeowners in regard to the various homeowner association bills introduced by various legislators. However, when the Legislative session was over, unknown to the testifying homeowner advocates, the bills pertaining to books and records, meetings, priority payments, etc. did not include “condo” owners. […]

TEXAS REPRESENTATIVE RUTH JONES-MCCLENDON HITS A HOMEROOM FOR HOMEOWNERS WITH HER PROPOSED HOA OVERSIGHT BILL HB 3803

March 16, 2013 | 2 Comments

On March 8, 2013, Texas Rep. Ruth Jones-McClendon filed her proposed HOA oversight HB 3803 bill, which relates “to the municipal and county regulation of and the oversight by the Attorney General of Property Owners Associations and Unit owners’ associations, providing penalties.” If this proposed bill passes, this will be the first time non-profit HOA […]

The ‘Ounce of Prevention’ is More Neighborly Than the ‘Pound of Cure’

February 27, 2013 | No Comments

By Richard Slater It’s amazing how fast legal fees and collection costs pile up for homeowners delinquent on their HOA dues. I saw court documents the other day where a homeowner is suing a collection agency for potentially violating the Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Those documents reflect that the homeowner owed $80 to […]

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