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TEXAS HOA 2015 LEGISLATIVE WRAPUP FOR THE 84TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION

During the 84th Legislative Session, Texas Legislators worked on several HOA bills that will affect homeowners living in homeowners’ and property owners’ association communities. Following are the results of what happened to those bills we followed for homeowners:   HB … Continue reading

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

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 … Continue reading

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AN AFTER CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR 2015 AND BEYOND

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 … Continue reading

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

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 … Continue reading

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

  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 … Continue reading

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

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 … Continue reading

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

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 … Continue reading

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

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, … Continue reading

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

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 … Continue reading

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NEW NATIONAL SERVICE FOR HOA BOARD MEMBERS NOW AVAILABLE

A new national HOA (homeowner and property owner association) service for board members has started in North Carolina by Shelton Lee, who is currently serving on his board in Charlotte. He has put together a free forum exclusively for Homeowners … Continue reading

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