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The condo act allows condo associations to operate as unincorporated organizations, so articles of incorporation are not necessary. The Declarations and Bylaws are what is required in the case of an unincorporated entity and there will need to be a list of board members/officers of the unincorporated entity. There needs to be some document naming the officers/board of directors and they are the authorized representatives of the association.
You need to go to a local DC condo association attorney to make sure you get your board of directors named in accordance with the condo act and your bylaws so that then there are people who are authorized to act on behalf of the association.
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