Posts tagged Board of Directors
A Guide to Understanding the HOA Elections Process

Homeowner’s Associations come with many interesting and different processes for most first time members of an HOA community.  An important process members of homeowners’ associations have to deal with is the election of a Board of Directors which can be a member’s first exposure to corporate law.  This article is designed to give a general background on how board members in a homeowners’ association are elected and what processes are in place to protect homeowners from problematic board members. 

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Learn The 5 Different Types of HOA Meetings And Rules

The homeowners’ association board of directors is the governing body of your community, and can have a significant impact on the lives of those who live there.  The board of a homeowners’ association is required to hold meetings to conduct the business of the association; the type and frequency of these meetings can vary, and can be confusing.  But, members of the association are encouraged to attend most meetings, and to participate when permitted.  This article will help you better understand HOA meetings. First, it’s important to know that HOAs are governed by the law of the state in which they sit. 

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Transferring Power from a Developer to Homeowners in an HOA

Getting in on the ground floor of a new master-planned community is very exciting. If you are fortunate enough to be in such a scenario, you likely now have a budding interest in how the developer of the HOA community will eventually transfer power to the homeowners. In a nascent HOA community, a new homeowner has the option to sit back and permit the developer to govern the community until he sees fit. Yet, this can be risky and may cost you money/time in the long run if there are any complications in the completion of the work.

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