Category: Colorado Community Association Law

Reminder HOA Registration

Written by: on Monday, August, 31st, 2015

DORA recently posted a reminder in its monthly mailing that all associations must list the physical address of the association in online registrations.  If your attorney, manager or management company handles your registration, they cannot use their own address as your association’s address.  DORA is asking that all information be updated at

Statute’s Plain Language Prevails

Written by: on Friday, August, 28th, 2015

Yesterday, this firm posted a blog under my name regarding the recent decision of the Colorado Court of Appeals in Centennial Ranch and Aspen Mountain Ranch Association v. Fuller et al., 14CA1326.  Unfortunately, the blog we posted was not the one I wrote, but rather was written by Ms. Lindsey Smith.  I apologize to her [Read More...]

Manager Licensing Permanent Rules Approved

Written by: on Wednesday, July, 22nd, 2015

Today DORA, Division of Real Estate, held a permanent rule making hearing to review Rules A-F .   After hearing comments from only two individuals, the rules were adopted as presented.

Department of Justice Releases FAQs on Service Animals

Written by: on Tuesday, July, 21st, 2015

Earlier this month, the Department of Justice released an 8 page guide to Frequently Asked Questions about Service Animals and the ADA.  The guide was drafted to respond to the continuing questions received by the Department of Justice about how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applies to service animals. While generally speaking, the ADA [Read More...]

Got Water Leaks?

Written by: on Thursday, July, 9th, 2015

If so, who pays for what? One of the most common requests for legal opinions we get is the question of who is responsible for damage caused by a water leak. Does the source of the leak matter?  Does insurance play into any of this?  What if someone was negligent?  Rarely is there a quick [Read More...]