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Community Manager ordered to pay $1.6 million to HOAs

CONTACT 13 Darcy Spears (KTNV) 6:00 PM, Jul 7, 2017 Dozens of Home Owners Associations are out a ton of money. Over a million bucks all together. Contact 13 finds out who took it and how they got away with … Continue reading

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Defining HOA-LAND

An important article, click to open and view the following link: https://pvtgov.wordpress.com/2017/05/29/defining-hoa-land-what-it-is/

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HOAs from Hell, Kansas City Star

HOAs from hell: more horror stories, more fraud — and prospect of legislative action Read story at: http://www.kansascity.com/news/special-reports/hoa/article122547749.html

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Kansas City Star puts HOA issues in the spotlight

This week the Kansas City Star kicked off a national special project series entitled HOAs from Hell by Judy Thomas. This is the first print and on-line series of its kind by a major national news company. Several HOA reform advocates, … Continue reading

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The HOA primer

Source: http://thehoaprimer.org A suggested read with this introduction: The web book you should have read before you bought in a Common Interest Development. The purpose of this website is to awaken a sleeping public to a plague that is threatening … Continue reading

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2015 National HOA Survey

Published by Coalition for Community Housing Policy in the Public Interest. http://chppi.org (Click on each page to enlarge)

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HOAs: A CLUB YOU DON'T WANT TO BELONG TO

August 14, 2007 by Donie Vanitzian, JD 2007 This ain’t no party!  This ain’t no disco!  This ain’t no community! The premise behind the concept of homeowner associations is discussed at length in the book “Villa Appalling! Destroying the Myth … Continue reading

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Money, Power and Control

An updated chart has been uploaded. Click on the title below to open and view the document Power, Money and Control

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New Newsletter posting.

A Planned Community Newsletter has been posted under Newsletters.  Newsletters will be posted on a bi-monthly basis and are also available for email distribution.

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America's Hidden Layer of Government: Homeowner Associations

America’s Hidden Layer of Government: Homeowner Associations The ‘government’ that hurts homeowners June 3, 2014 by William Haupt III   “No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet everyone thinks himself sufficiently qualified for the … Continue reading

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