On June 24, 2021, a 12-story beachfront condominium building in Surfside, Florida, partially collapsed. The collapse resulted in the deaths of 98 people and is considered one of the deadliest building collapses in the history of the United States.
In the following months, a number of investigations were launched to determine the cause of the collapse. … Read More ›
An e-bike, or electric bicycle, is equipped with an electric motor to assist the rider in pedalling and propelling the bike forward. These bikes are typically powered by rechargeable batteries. E-bikes can be used for commuting, exercise, and leisure riding. They can also make biking easier and accessible, particularly for people who may find it … Read More ›
Condominium, homeowner (HOA), and townhome community associations are not immune from fraud. Recently in the news, multiple members of a homeowner’s association were arrested for suspected theft, money-laundering, and other charges. Investigators believe millions of dollars were stolen from the community’s budget through questionable expenses, personal purchases, and diversion of association funds.
Associations members can protect … Read More ›
New condo or homeowners may have a lot of questions when joining a condominium, homeowner (HOA), or townhome community association. Board members and property managers should be prepared to address inquiries involving regarding pet policies, exterior alterations, and short-term rental restrictions.
However, some of the most common questions about community associations revolve around fees and assessments.
What … Read More ›