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Lender Backlash Over Condo Foreclosures

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The District of Columbia and 21 states have statutes that give condominium associations a super-priority over the first deed of trust for unpaid assessments. In D.C., the super-priority is limited to six months of unpaid assessments. Thus, a condominium association has the right to foreclose on a condominium lien and…

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Renting Out Your Condo: Problems for the HOA and the Owner

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Most people do not know that condominiums are self-governed associations who create their own rules for operation and use. These rules are found in the condominium instruments, which ordinarily consist of the bylaws and the declaration. The condominium may also have house rules and other regulations that it passes from…

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