Recent HOA Homefront Columns

#308- HOA Homefront - El Presidente Is Not El Jefe

February 26, 2018

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   The office of HOA president is often misunderstood, and very serious dysfunction for associations and their boards, as well asread more...

#307- Reader Questions - Why Can’t They Observe?

February 13, 2018

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   Mr. Richardson, I am a new board member.  The present board does almost everything in executive session.  Then the president makesread more...

#306- Reader Questions - Who Watches Our HOA?

February 7, 2018

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   Dear Kelly: Is there any agency - state, county or city - that oversees HOA boards? I am extremely frustrated byread more...

#305- HOA Member’s New Year Resolutions - Part IV - The Service Provider

February 1, 2018

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   [This is the fourth and final installment of this series, which previously addressed the director, the homeowner, and the manager]   Asread more...

#304- HOA Member’s New Year Resolutions - Part III - The Manager

January 26, 2018

By Kelly G. Richardson, Esq. CCAL   [Note to readers – After the previous two columns proposing resolutions for directors and HOA members, here are ideas forread more...