Pre-CCIOA Communities Right to Veto Budget Bill Signed into Law by the Governor

Written by: on Friday, June, 15th, 2018

In prior blog posts we discussed House Bill 18-1342, which proposed that all pre-Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”) communities, i.e. communities formed prior to July 1, 1992, comply with the budget veto process found in Section 303(4)(a) of CCIOA. Section 303(4)(a) was, previously, only applicable to post-CCIOA communities. HB 18-1342 has been signed into [Read More...]

Day Two of the CAI Annual Conference and Exposition

Written by: on Friday, May, 11th, 2018

Day two of the CAI Annual Conference and Exposition kicked off with BBC correspondent Katty Kay. Speaking on worldwide issues, Ms. Kay spoke on the state of the world including (1) the rise of China as a superpower, (2) the need to, as consumers, be better at recognizing fake news, and (3) civility with the nation. [Read More...]

Insights from the CAI National Conference: Federal Legislative Update

Written by: on Thursday, May, 10th, 2018

I’m here at the CAI Annual Conference and Exposition, watching Scott Canady of Tambala Strategy and Ron Perl from Hill Wallack, LLP discuss FHA condominium approvals. Legislation both at the state as well as federal level continues to impact community associations. Federally, CAI continues to work on developments with a number of different topics including: 1. [Read More...]

Energize Denver- Comply by June 1, 2018 or Face a Fine of $2,000 (or more)!

Written by: on Thursday, May, 3rd, 2018

What is Energize Denver? The City of Denver has created a public initiative, “Energize Denver,” that “aims to reduce the energy consumption of large buildings by 10 percent by 2020, 30 percent by 2030, and by 80 percent by 2050” (Energize Denver, Denver.org). To achieve these lofty goals, the City passed an ordinance requiring owners [Read More...]

Pre-CCIOA Communities Right to Veto Budget Bill Passes Second Reading in the Senate

Written by: on Tuesday, May, 1st, 2018

In a prior blog post we discussed House Bill 18-1342, which proposed that all pre-Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”) communities, i.e. communities formed prior to July 1, 1992, comply with the budget veto process found in Section 303(4)(a) of CCIOA, which is currently only applicable to post-CCIOA communities. As indicated in our second blog [Read More...]