Condominium Law Group Zoom Q&A - October 11, 2023

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Today's Topics:

  • Recording fees increasing by $100 on January 1, 2024.
  • CA Day - October 14 (
  • Statute that voids caps on assessment increases (RCW 64.90.080(2)) for HOA Act communities
  • How to lower dues/minimize insurance costs
  • Amending Bylaws, limitation on board authority to change qualifications, powers, duties, & terms
  • Higher percentages require to adopt amendments restricting use
  • Steps and info re: owners calling for a special meeting
  • Can the board approve the annual meeting minutes?
  • Concerns about owner security cameras
  • Any 2023 cases specific to boards failing to meet their duty of care or failing to follow governing documents?
  • If USPS delays delivery of a meeting notice, does the meeting have to be rescheduled?
  • If an association has an open board meeting requirement, should committee meetings be open, too?
  • What level of detail is necessary in meeting minutes?
  • Who has the authority to make decisions when damage events occur?

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DISCLAIMER - The discussions in this Zoom Q&A are not legal advice and cannot be used to advise any particular association (or owner) with any specific question and/or circumstances. The comments in this Zoom Q&A are intended for informational purposes only.