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…

Search HOA Homefront Columns

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

#190 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Collecting After Foreclosure, E-mail Notices

November 23, 2015

While normally one thinks of Sacramento as the source of homeowner association law, Washington D.C. read more...

#189 HOA Homefront – Reader Questions – Manager Disclosures, Changing Presidents

November 16, 2015

Dear Kelly: What penalty, if any, is imposed on a management company which does not disclose to tread more...

#188 HOA Homefront – Collecting After Foreclosure, E-mail Notices

November 9, 2015

Mr. Richardson, If a member is delinquent on their monthly assessment and goes through foreclosurread more...

#187 HOA Homefront – New Law Protects Clotheslines

November 2, 2015

Given the short time they serve (due to term limits), legislators rarely can address complex issues,read more...

#186 HOA Homefront – CC&R Changes – Saving for Legal Expense, Lenders Voting?

October 26, 2015

Kelly: Can an association have a line item on the reserve study called “Updating Governing Documentread more...