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Need to know how to resign from a Townhouses Maintenance

Need to know how to resign from a Townhouses Maintenance Association for Breach of Contract in that services promised in the Articles of Incorporation are not furnished.JA: Where is the property located?Customer: Houston, TX 77070JA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: Not at this time. Need to know what the legal requirements are and how to locate an specialist in this area of the law.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Have been unable to get any assistance from the Board. What are the restrictions on spending Assoc. Funds for property maintenance on property not in the Assoc.

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Is there a statute of limitations to a constuctive eviction,

Is there a statute of limitations to a constuctive evictionJA: Where is the property located?Customer: ocean ridge, palm beach countyJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: no not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no kind of long story/history

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Property Ownership in an HOA I live in a Homeowner

Property Ownership in an HOAI live in a Homeowner Association in Pennsylvania. The community is comprised of 200 homes arranged in rows of townhouses (picture row homes), The deeds of the homes and the Declaration clearly define that the homeowners own their homes, inside, outside, the roof, and the ground below. The deeds meets and bounds define the land owned as the land directly below the building, front entrance stairs, and deck on the back. The remainder of the land is owned by the non-profit HOA corporation.In 2003, the Board at the time amended the declaration for the Association to assume responsibility of the maintaining the outside of the buildings as a common expense.The Declaration states:ASSOCIATION MAINTENANCE OF EXTERIORS OF UNITSThe Association must replace, at such times and in such sequence and manner as may be determined by the Board, only the following portions of the exteriors of the Unitsa. Roofs, andb. Siding, andc. Gutters, andd. Down spouts, ande. Provide such other services as the Association, by vote of sixty-seven (67%) percent of the Owners, may be authorized to perform, subject to the Association's power and duty to recover all charges, costs, fees and expenses incurred in accordance with the applicable provisions of this Declaration, andf. All costs, fees and expenses incurred by the Association to replace the portions of the exteriors of the Units identified in this Section 1 must be treated as Common Expenses, and shall be levied and assessed as may be determined by the Board in accordance with the provisions of this Declaration, andg. The Association is not required to obtain architectural approval, nor any approval from any Owner, before the Association performs any work under this Section 3Here's the question: The local township requires building permits to be signed by the owners' of buildings before undertaking such items as roof replacement. The Board's position is that they can sign off on the repairs even though they don't own the properties, they only have been tasked with the repair and maintenance.My question as the owner of one of the homes is that I never gave the board permission to act in my stead to sign off on building permits. For example, I never signed off on the amended declaration. Can 66% of my neighbors assign to act as my power of attorney against property that I own?

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I was deeded a townhouse some years ago by a friend who had

I was deeded a townhouse some years ago by a friend who had previously owned the property jointly with his father. After his father died he filed the appropriate paperwork with the Los Angeles County Recorder's Office to hold the property title solely in his name. He fell on bad times andborrowed about $50,000.00 from me over time and added me on title to the property as joint owner with him to secure the debt. Unable to pay me back, he then deeded the property solely to me and recorded the title solely in my name. Later, he then sued me in court for the property but the judge ruled that I was the legal owner. Before that case had concluded and unknown to me, he and his attorney opened a probate court case for his father's estate and claimed that my property was included. Three years after the superior court judge ruled that I was the legal owner he obtained a ruling from judge in the probate case that the property be granted to him. After I found out what had transpired, I filed a lawsuit against for fraud. He never filed and answer to the lawsuit and I won a default judgement against him. I believe he was given 45 days to respond to the default judgment. My question is if he does not respond by the deadline, is the default judgment automatically entered or must I file something else to accomplish this? Will I need to file something else to have the court to order the property back into my name? How do I transfer the title back to me?

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I have a townhouse that I am renting in California for more

I have a townhouse that I am renting in California for more than 5 years. Can I sell it and do a 1031 exchange from the proceeds to buy an apartment in Dallas? In other words are there any restrictions on townhouses for this transaction. The townhouse has been used only as a rental for the past 5+ years.

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Husband asked for divorce 2 months ago. I'm paying 80% of

Husband asked for divorce 2 months ago. I'm paying 80% of the rent. Can I serve husband with an eviction even if he's on the lease? Now he's living off me!

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I am a Georgia townhouse owner. I am over a year behind on

I am a Georgia townhouse owner. I am over a year behind on HOA fees. The HOA has started legal action against me. I set up a contract with a realtor to sell, which the HOA found out about due to my asking a question by email to them. The HOA lawyer called me to see how I intend to settle. I have not called him back yet. If I have an accepted offer in place, does that add to the legal burden, which translates into more fees for me to pay? I expect it to be way more if I try to settle at closing, but if I have a personal loan to pay the fees, then I am hoping that should reduce it. Do you see anything in my having a contract in place as adding to the legal burden if I settle with personal funds prior to closing? Do you see a problem in my accepting a offer without the HOA knowledge if I can pay prior to closing? Have I crossed a legal line there? Should I hold up an offer to get the lawyer's acceptance due to the massive legal cost usually incurred in this situation?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?Customer: GeorgiaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: There has been a Notice of Hearing and a Motion of Continuance.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I believe that is all.

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What recourse does an home owner in Oceanside,CA have when a

What recourse does an home owner in Oceanside,CA have when a HOA just closes it's doors and there are rodent problems?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?Customer: CAJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I am asking this question on behalf of my daughter.

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I just received an eviction notice to a rented townhouse

hello, I just received an eviction notice to a rented townhouse because I failed to respond to a notification of a rental increase this last month. i tried to agree to sign the new agreement and pay the extra $150 for last month's rent. is this legal?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: caJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: I was given a letter to vacate the premises. Not sure what you mean by filedJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: ive had trouble with hackers tha has made it difficult to contact me which is the original cause of the dispute

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