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I received a letter from the HOA last fall with a demand

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I received a letter from the HOA last fall with a demand that I paint my entire home before October 2016. I responded with a letter to the HOA proposing an alternative: I would be willing to pay for minor issues in the home, and I argued that their assessment was subjective and suggest they contact their legal counsel. Their attorney wrote me back and clarified the issue and I did not pursue anything more. I recently hired painters who are coming next week to paint the home.Several days ago I found my family's community center membership suspended. The HOA now says I owe them $400 since February to reimburse attorney fees because I specifically mentioned the name of their legal counsel in the letter. Can I fight this and should I pay the fees for fear of worse consequences?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 4 months ago.

You can certainly fight it but the cost and expense of fighting them and the risk of them incurring more legal fees may not be worth it.

Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 4 months ago.

Let me know if you have any additional questions otherwise a positive rating is appreciated.

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