Discrimination Against College Students Legal?

A South Carolina court upheld a condominium restriction prohibiting rentals to college students. The ruling of a South Carolina court in not binding in Washington, but it demonstrates how a Washington court may decide a similar issue. The 2015 case,… Read More
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Waltz v. Tanager Estates HOA and Individual Board Member Liability

The Washington State Court of Appeals, Division III recently published an opinion concerning the standard of care that is required of the board of directors in a nonprofit homeowners association. We summarize that case, Waltz v. Tanager Estates Homeo… Read More
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Board President Personally Liable for Violation of Fair Housing Act

In our most recent blog post, we discussed the issue of accommodation of service dogs, and specifically arecent Florida case, Sabal Palm Condos. of Pine Island Ridge Ass’n v. Fischer[1]. In this post, we’ll discuss another facet of that case:… Read More
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Recording Fee Increase!

You may have already noticed that recording fees in King County have gone up! Effective September 1, 2012, recording fees are now $72.00 for the first page of your document (an increase of $10.00) and $1.00 for every page thereafter. Follow this link… Read More
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South End Board Member Training Seminar

On Tuesday March 20th, 2012, the property managers at Bell-Anderson & Associates, LLC will be hosting a board training seminar at the Kent Senior Center at 6:30pm. Join them to discuss the role of homeowners’ or condo association board members… Read More
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Industry Changes Hit Washington Condos & HOAs

It is seldom that an experienced business partner in the Washington State chapter of Community Associations Institute closes its doors. This is what happened when the Sundberg & Pody law firm closed at the end of March. Fortunately, Washington la… Read More
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Blue Angels in Seattle!

Last Friday, August 6th, Condominium Law Group had the pleasure of hosting many of our friends and colleagues in the condominium “world” at the home of our executive director, Gil Price. Gil graciously opened his home to a crowd so we cou… Read More
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