HOMEOWNERS' ASSOCIATION INFORMATION
The information provided by HOPB is for educational purposes only and it's not meant to provide or to be construed as legal advice. Any legal questions, should be directed to your attorney. We cannot respond to questions regarding the law.
GOVERNMENT AGENCIES & RESOURCES
Washington Government Portal - Search for government information by topic and agency.
Supreme Court and Court of Appeal Opinions - Conduct a search for legal opinions relating to common interest communities.
Washington State Office of the Attorney General - The office of the attorney general plays an important role in protecting the state's citizens.
Washington Secretary of State - Information on elections, businesses, licensing, and securities.
HOA Corporate Information Search - Homeowners can find an association’s corporate status, contact information, registered agent, management company’s information (if any), list of current board members, and the association’s corporation documents by conducting a search under the community or development’s name.
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development - Washington
Washington State Department of Agriculture - The agency provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, and related issues.
PRIVATE SECTOR RESOURCES
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency - Find solar access policies and incentives
HOA LAWS AND REGULATIONS
Direct link to: Revised Code of Washington (RCW)
Real Property and Conveyances - RCW Title 64
The Washington Uniform Common Interest Ownership Act (WUCIOA) applies to all common interest communities (condominiums, cooperatives, and planned communities) created within the state of Washington after the effective date of July 1, 2018.
Horizontal Property Regimes Act (Condominiums) - RCW Title 64, Chapter 64.32 - This Act applies to all condominiums formed before July 1, 1990.
Washington Condominium Act - RCW Title 64, Chapter 64.34 - This Act applies to condominium developments formed after July 1, 1990.
Washington Homeowners' Association Act - RCW Title 64, Chapter 64.38 - This chapter governs the formation and legal administration of homeowners' associations formed before July 1, 2018, except to the extent the declaration provides that chapter 94.90 RCW will apply to the common interest community in accordance with RCW 64.90.095.
Washington Nonprofit Corporation Act - RCW Title 24, Chapter 24.03
Association’s Board of Directors standard of care - RCW 24.03.127
Land Development Act - RCW Title 58, Chapter 58.19
Private Roads-Enforcement - RCW 46.61.419
Real Property Transfers - Seller's Disclosures - RCW Title 64, Chapter 64.06