Thank you for your reply.
Yes, I understand you did not mention plumbing, I was using that as an example and should have made myself clear.
The answer remains the same. We need to find out the source of the flooding (even if coming from the ground up). The other owners would not be responsible to this one owner unless the source of the flooding is coming from their property (hope this makes sense). The association is not liable unless their governing documents say they are also responsible for flooding or control/own what is causing the flooding.
If the flooding is caused by the weather only (again need to find out the source) then the one owner is solely responsible.
Hope this clears up things.
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