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In the subdivision we moved into at one time had a HOA ,but the builder when under.and the HOA had stop for some time.when we signed for our home ,we do not sign up for a HOA we check the deed and contract we can't find anything states an HOA . After about three years an outside property Management company is trying to start up an HOA in our subdivision.we do have a common area in front ,the neighbors are keeping up.can this outside company make use pay for fees.
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Real Estate Lawyer: Legal Eagle, Lawyer replied 6 months ago

Thanks so much for your patience. So, unless you agreed to be subject o an HOA at some time in the future, you are not required in any way to participate in the HOA. Sometimes, deeds may say that if an HOA is to spring up at some time in the future, your property may be subject to the HOA.

If you deed said nothing like that, then there is nothing that can force you to be a part of the HOA at all and you won't be responsible for any common areas, dues, assessments, or other fees and restrictions.

What other questions did you have for me regarding this?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Thanks,I recheck the deed.
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