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

#146 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Who Decides; Lot Line Adjusting?

January 12, 2015

Dear Mr. Richardson: I am new to the HOA concept and have thoughts about running for the board. read more...

#145 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Short Sale, Reversing Director’s Discipline

January 5, 2015

Dear Kelly: As the financial officer of my homeowners association, I am concerned about how we caread more...

#144 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Inoperative Associations

December 28, 2014

Dear Kelly: We have no management company in our HOA for over a year. One board member is runniread more...

#143 HOA Homefront – Goals for 2015

December 21, 2014

Zig Ziglar is often quoted as saying “If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.” Your assocread more...

#142 HOA Homefront - 'Twas the Night Before (the HOA’s) Christmas'

December 15, 2014

[Apologies to Clement Clarke Moore] 'Twas the night before the HOA’s Christmas, when all through read more...