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, Ventura County Star, 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
The Public Record Tuesday
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
Ventura County Star Sunday
Victorville Daily Press Saturday Real Estate
Whittier Daily News Saturday Home & Garden
Recent HOA Homefront Columns

Community Association Legislative Update - New Laws for 2017/2018

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  by Matt D. Ober, Esq., CCAL 2017 is on track to be one of the most active as far asread more...

#286- HOA Homefront – Manager: It Might Be You, Or Maybe Us

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By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   Many associations struggle with a poor manager relatiread more...

#285- HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – We Can’t Email or Talk? Limits on Board Discussions Outside Meetings

September 13, 2017

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   Dear Mr. Richardson: Our management company recentread more...

#286- HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – I Demand That Be In The Minutes (and When Will I See Them?)

September 6, 2017

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   Dear Mr. Richardson: Does the HOA board have an obread more...

#284- HOA Homefront – Reader Questions - It's My Balcony And My Fine, Right?

August 29, 2017

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   Hello Mr. Richardson, I own a two bedroom condo with read more...