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, Los Angeles Register, 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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Antelope Valley Press Sunday Real Estate
Desert Star Weekly Wednesday
Long Beach Press-Telegram Sunday Real Estate
Los Angeles Daily News Saturday Real Estate
Los Angeles Register 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

#123 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Open Board Meetings

August 3, 2014

Dear Kelly: I am the president of a small HOA. Some of the board members feel that it is ok to mread more...

#122 HOA Homefront – Legislation Update

July 28, 2014

The Legislature has been in high gear in the past month, and the legislative “season” is a few weeksread more...

#121 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Board Donations, Bad Boards

July 20, 2014

Dear Kelly: Is it legal for our association board to take money and donate it to the police deparread more...

#120 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Budget Disclosures, Financials

July 13, 2014

Good Afternoon Mr. Richardson, We live in a small condominium complex with relatively low monthlyread more...

#119 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Pools, Conflicts of Interest

July 2, 2014

Dear Mr. Richardson: We have one director who wants to wash their hair after exiting the pool atread more...