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Do I have any legal standing to sue my HOA for refusing to

Do I have any legal standing to sue my HOA for refusing to repair a common wall which is damaged so that my gate latch can no longer be attached to said wall?-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------The CC&Rs state:ARTICLE VIMAINTENANCESection 6.1 Common Elements: Association shall maintain, repair and replace all of the Common Elements within the Planned Community Project, including without limitation planting, replacing, repairing and maintaining all landscaped areas, irrigation systems, drainage areas, and monument signs, and shall keep all Improvements of whatever kind and for whatever purpose from time to time located thereon in good order and repair, including without limitation the obligation to paint and maintain the exterior of the perimeter walls.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Furthermore, the HOA has on several occasions in the past painted and adjusted the gate mechanics at the same time that maintenance to the walls was performed.To me, this indicates that the HOA has accepted responsibility for both wall and gate maintenance. Does this set a precedent for the HOA to provide such maintenance in the future?Please advise my best plan of action. Thank You so much for your assistance.

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I have property in Monroe county, Florida that is now a

I have property in Monroe county, Florida that is now a homeowners association. I would like to replace a chain link swing gate with an aluminum 6-foot solid gate and replace the fencing with a solid white pvc fence.The fencing people say that it can not be 6 feet( only 4 ) and it can not be solid. Is there a law that says anything about Homeowner Ass having a right to have a solid gate if they so choose?

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If a condo association has a sinel account wiht a

If a condo association has a sinel account wiht a muncipality and then fails to pay the water bill which is included in the assocation fee can the owner be held responsible?

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The condo owner across the has set up her own chairs in the

The condo owner across the hall has set up her own chairs in the hallway/stairway. Is this legal?JA: Where is the property located?Customer: Mercer Point Condo, Savannah, GA 31410JA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: No. I am getting information first.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have requested three times for the managing company and the HOA Board to have the chairs removed.

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Within a 32 unit condo beetles were found in the walls one

Within a 32 unit condo beetles were found in the walls one unit which was to be sold. Would this be treated as any other pests problem (roaches, etc) ? Would the HOA have to pay for this problem or would this fall to the individual condo owner

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I have been living the last nine years in Missoula MT. I

Hello, I have been living the last nine years in Missoula MT. I recently discovered from a neighbor, the HOA had raised the dues to $75. monthly . Since for the past 9 years I've been paying $100. monthly I sent a letter asking about this and what the dues were prior since I feel they owe me past dues . Now they threaten to put a lien on my property. Do I have any legal recourse? Thanks VirginiaJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?Customer: MT (Montana)JA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: Not that I know ofJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I did stop paying my dues and never received a response to my letter. Am I going to be charged for this ?

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We have a home in a private gated community. Our home has an

We have a home in a private gated community. Our home has an entry off the street such that if a car parks in front of our home it blocks the door which makes it unusable. This creates a fire safety, medical emergency and access issue. Our home is next to the community stairs to the beach and cars frequently park in front of our home. About six months ago our HOA board approved painting a red curb in front of our entry. However, a new board member initiated a review of all the red curbs in the community and recommended that the board remove our red curb. His justification was that it wasn't fair to the other homeowners that they did not have "reserved" parking in front of their homes. There is ample parking in our community and there are only a handful of homes that have the same situation as us. Do I have any recourse to prevent the board from removing our red curb?

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The HOA has threatened to file a lien, has filed a civil

The HOA has threatened to file a lien, has filed a civil case in county court to get the funds. I am willing to pay, but the HOA management company says to pay fees (not all of it now, just portion) directly to the lawyer. I want to pay the HOA management company. What should I do?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?Customer: Gwinnett County, GeorgiaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: Yes. They filed a civil case in Gwinnett County court.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: They have refused to discuss anything with me despite multiple attempts at resolution.

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I am seeking advice regarding Notice of Removal (28 USC 1332

I am seeking advice regarding Notice of Removal (28 USC 1332 and USC 1446 for a civil law suit.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: LouisianaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: Yes, a pleading was filed on my behalf. My neighbor attacked me. I lived in a gated community and the homeowners' association failed to assist me with this individual.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: My name is***** Yes, what is my options. My contact number is(###) ###-#### Also, my email address is .

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