About HOA Homefront
HOA Homefront™ is a syndicated weekly column that educates the public on issues pertaining to California residents living in common interest developments, their Board of Directors and property managers. Written by Richardson Harman Ober Managing Partner Kelly G. Richardson, HOA Homefront is published in the Desert Star Weekly, Victorville Daily Press, Santa Barbara News-Press, Riverside Press-Enterprise, Pasadena Star-News/San Gabriel Daily Tribune, Los Angeles Daily News, Orange County Register, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Antelope Valley Press, South Bay Daily Breeze,U-T San Diego, and the Whittier Daily News.

The goal of HOA Homefront is to reduce conflict in California communities. The column does not promote litigation, but aims to prevent disputes before they turn into lawsuits. Click here to read more…

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Publication Day Published Section
Antelope Valley Press Sunday Real Estate
Desert Star Weekly Wednesday
Long Beach Press-Telegram Sunday Real Estate
Los Angeles Daily News Saturday Real Estate
Orange County Register Sunday Real Estate
Pasadena Star-News Saturday Home & Garden
Riverside Press-Enterprise Tuesday Local Extra – C
San Gabriel Valley Tribune Saturday Home & Garden
Santa Barbara News-Press Sunday Real Estate Magazine
South Bay Daily Breeze Saturday Home Guide
U-T San Diego Sunday Real Estate
Victorville Daily Press Saturday Real Estate
Whittier Daily News Saturday Home & Garden
Recent HOA Homefront Columns

#133 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Board Amending CC&Rs, Forgotten Rules

October 13, 2014

Dear Kelly: When I bought my condo some thirty years ago, I signed and accepted the CC&Rs at the read more...

#132 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – E-mail Board Votes, Offensive Speech

October 6, 2014

Good Morning Mr. Richardson, I am an avid reader of your column, longtime member of my associatioread more...

#131 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Condo or Planned Development, Earthquake Insurance?

September 29, 2014

Dear Kelly: I own and live in a unit which I thought all along was a condominium, but I just receread more...

#130 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Spending Cap, Reserve Fund Cap?

September 22, 2014

Dear Kelly: I live in a large retirement park, age 55 and up. There is no limit on the amount of read more...

#129 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Rules vs. CC&Rs

September 14, 2014

Hi Kelly, I’m confused between “rules” and “CC&R’s”. Our board over the years has implemented newread more...