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

#140 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Manager Disclosures, Board Composition

November 30, 2014

Dear Kelly: 1) Managers' pay: commission vs. non-commission. What should a board know about this wread more...

#139 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Rentals

November 23, 2014

[Readers: This week brings three very different perspectives on rentals.] Dear Sir: Can the bread more...

#138 HOA Homefront – Legislative Recap 2014

November 16, 2014

2014 was the first year of the relocated and reorganized Davis Stirling Act, but the legislators didread more...

#137 HOA Homefront – Tips for the Prospective Member

November 10, 2014

When buying a common interest property, you automatically become a member of an association. Here aread more...

#136 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Director Compensation

November 2, 2014

Dear Kelly: Our HOA president has been working for one of the vendors that we use for some of theread more...