Emotional support animals in condo buildings

I have nothing against dogs and in fact I own one. I do not consider my dog an emotional support animal. I live in a 7 story 225 unit condo building. There is nothing but concrete in the area. I believe it is detrimental to the animal (especially...

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Two questions regarding our HOA

Two questions...

1) is it okay for The HOA board to buy merchandise from a homeowner for the common areas ie: light fixtures for the hallways? I am against. What do you think?

2) we live in old beach condo building not air conditioned. Is it...

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Can HOA turn my patio into common space?

Our condo (two story) has a front patio with a fence around it. The condo CCR docs clearly show the patio with its current dimensions as part of the condominium plan, and the language of the CCR is clear that the patio is part of the "unit" as shown...

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Condo Association is completely mis-managed

We have an illegal board they are spending money crazy. Our 2016 audit still isn’t finished.  My building is in the worst condition. Been promised for last 3 years they would paint and still not done.  Our landscaping company comes in 3 hours for...

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Can we run criminal background checks on new condo buyers?

Our condo association wants to review potential owners prior to allowing them to purchase a unit in our building. I have reviewed the new bylaw language and find it vague and restates the fact that the condo association does not want criminals or...

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Has anyone changed a 55+ community rule?

We live in a 55+ community in Florida and there have been some requests to lower the age requirements.  Does anyone have any experience with changing to or from a 55+ community?  How did it work out?  Thanks!

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What's the difference between an HOA and a POA?

What is the difference between an HOA and a POA?  Does the government look at them differently?

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Can HOA board member pay himself for odd jobs?

We have a board member who does some odd jobs on the condo property and then he pays himself a "fair" labor rate.  Is this ok?  Any liabilities for association?  Ohio

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What happens if condo owner files bankruptcy?

What happens when a condo owner files for bankruptcy?  Is he still obligated to pay his condo fees?  What is the process for our condo association to get paid as a creditor?  New York

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