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
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

#168 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions - Non-Action Board Discussions, Alcohol

June 15, 2015

Dear Kelly, Can the board of a condominium meet without the manager to discuss board business anread more...

#167 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions - Board Meeting Appointments, Location and Attendance

June 8, 2015

Dear Kelly, Immediately after the election of the board the new board members go into executive read more...

#166 HOA Homefront – What You May Not Know About (Your) CC&Rs

June 1, 2015

Of the five governing documents of most associations – articles of incorporation, recorded map or plread more...

#165 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions - Two Sides of the Coin

May 25, 2015

[Readers: This week I relay two different frustrated comments, one from a homeowner and one from a read more...

#164 HOA Homefront – Reader Question - Why Use Lockboxes?

May 18, 2015

Kelly, I've lived in a Planned Development in Placentia for 6 1/2 years. Our property management read more...