HOA Records:  Yes, you can toss some of those boxes!

Condominium and homeowners associations are corporations, and as such, effective recordkeeping is paramount.  All too often, however, association boards fail to establish sufficient recordkeeping policies, resulting in records that are unduly voluminous, inaccessible, lost or

Gun control issues in Community Associations

EMP attorney Kim Sutter addresses gun control in community associations at national CAI Law Seminar   Eads Murray & Pugh attorney Kim Sutter was one of approximately 80 speakers at the 38th Annual Community Association

Using self-help to enforce HOA covenants

Using self-help to enforce HOA covenants: Can’t we just go onto an owner’s property and do it ourselves?    Covenant enforcement.  It seems simple enough.  Politely ask folks to cooperate, act civilly toward each other,

The collections conundrum: Navigating and determining legal options

Were this the Victorian Era – or at least a Charles Dickens novel – the issue of collecting delinquent assessments would be simple.   In fact, there would be no issue.  Either pay up, or