March 2019

8 Mar 2019

Home buying: What is a Homeowners Association?

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If you’re looking to purchase a home, condo or townhome in a planned neighborhood built post 2000, there’s a good chance you’ll need to become a member of it’s homeowners association (HOA.) And if you’re new to the home buying process, the question “What is an HOA?” may be coming to mind right about now. What is a Homeowners Association? A HOA is an organization that determines the rules of the community it manages and ensures that community rules are followed by all residents. These types of rules may cover issues such as exterior paint color, whether you can have a satellite dish, the size and type of pets permitted, permissible types of fences and types of vehicles allowed to park...
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