Category: Colorado Community Association Law


Third HOA Repeat Bill Introduced

Written by: on Wednesday, February, 10th, 2016

As we anticipated at the end of the 2015 legislative session, several bills were primed to be reintroduced this year relating to Homeowners Associations.  Last week, Representatives Ryden, Lontine, Pettersen, Primavera, and Williams introduced HB 16-1217 which is very similar to HB 15-1376, introduced last year.  HB 16-1217 requires the implementation of several recommendations contained [Read More...]

Managers Can Expect Even More Regulation Under HB16-1133

Written by: on Thursday, January, 28th, 2016

HB16-1133 was introduced into the House today by Representative Windholz. The Bill is geared at even more regulation of Community Association Managers. New Detailed Receipt Requirements In addition to requiring managers to annually disclose a certified copy of their license, regardless of whether it is required to be renewed, to the HOAs they represent, HB16-1133 [Read More...]

Director of Division of Real Estate Clarifies CAM Record-Retention Requirements and Reciprocity

Written by: on Thursday, January, 14th, 2016

As we all know, the new manager licensing regulations impose a number of requirements on community association managers (“CAM”) and CAM companies. One such regulation, Rule F-1(2), requires the CAM or CAM company to keep and retain a copy of the “documents and association records maintained and produced during the management of the common interest [Read More...]

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  https://www.dora.state.co.us/pls/hoa/HOA.logon.

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...]