Need answer to question of representation of a client (investor) who purchase a home for rent in a city neighborhood that has an HOA not a condo... They received note from HOA they are in violation of rental ordinance for a one year owner occupancy violation... Purchased REO property from bank no disclosure or statement to this fact... Didn't receive HOA documents until after close...
State/Country relating to question: California
My client has not had hearing yet, wondering if he may have to have legal consul...
Did the buyer of the HOA request the HOA documents before the closing? They should have been requested and reviewed BEFORE they purchased the home.I hate to say it but the buyer failed to perform their due diligence in purchasing the property and are subject to the HOA rules and regulations.I realize that this answer may not be entirely to your liking, and I regret being the bearer of information that you really don’t want to hear. But it would be unfair to you and unprofessional of me were I to provide you with anything less than truthful and honest information. I hope you understand.Please ask for "Law Pro" if you have any further future questions!Just Answer is a "PAY FOR SERVICE" Website. Please press the GREEN ACCEPT BUTTON so I will receive credit for assisting you (even if you placed a deposit or have a subscription program). You may continue to ask follow-up questions after accepting. If the information is helpful, I would very much appreciate positive feedback. Bonuses are also appreciated. If you do have a follow-up question, press REPLY, NOT relist, or else I won’t receive the question.
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