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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Where to Read HOA Homefront
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

#151 HOA Homefront – Why Some Board Seats Stay Vacant

February 16, 2015

So many associations struggle to fill open seats on the board of directors. At any given time, severread more...

#150 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Director Absenteeism, Member Interfering with Vendors

February 9, 2015

Mr. Richardson, What can a board do about a board member who never shows up? We have a board memread more...

#149 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Affiliated Company, Dog Complaints

February 2, 2015

Dear Kelly: Our management company also owns a maintenance company and seems to get all the work read more...

#148 Homefront – Reader Questions – Enlarging Yards, Pressure Washing

January 26, 2015

Hi Kelly: I own a townhome unit in an HOA that has a good deal of ground around each unit which iread more...

#147 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Absentee Proxies, Absentee Meetings?

January 19, 2015

Dear Kelly: We are in the process of assembling an electronic address file. I am interested in yread more...