Homeowners’ rights in communities with HOAs

Many homeowners in Florida live in communities with a homeowners association or HOA. HOAs are legal entities, and the homeowners and board members that make up the HOA have legal rights. While property owners have the right to possess, control and enjoy their homes,...

Overview of an HOA lien

Homeowners’ associations have become much more commonplace over the past few decades in Florida and across the country. HOAs exist to create and enforce community rules and regulations as well as to provide certain specifically delineated services for residents....

What should you ask your realtor about an HOA?

When you buy a condominium in Florida, you might be required to join the homeowner's association (HOA). A good HOA takes care of maintenance, gardening, repairs, security and anything else that the community needs. However, a bad HOA might charge you a steep monthly...

Your HOA is threatening to foreclose

There’s a lot of economic uncertainty happening in different industries right now, and affected employees are being forced to make some tough choices about which bills to pay and which to let slide. That may run some people into trouble with their homeowners...