Category: Community Associations Miscellaneous

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...]

New Bill Requires Pre-CCIOA Associations to Follow Budget Veto Process

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

Last week Representative Melton introduced the second of three bills that failed to get traction last year but were prime for reintroduction this year.  HB 16-1149, if adopted, would require all associations to comply with the budget veto process contained in the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”). 

HOA Whistle Blower Protection Legislation Introduced

Written by: on Wednesday, January, 20th, 2016

On January 19, 2016, Senator Carroll and Representative Ryden introduced SB 16-082, a bill that protects homeowners from retaliation or discrimination due to the homeowner filing a complaint or otherwise seeking to enforce the governing documents or the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (“CCIOA”).

Reflecting on 2015, Planning for 2016

Written by: on Tuesday, January, 5th, 2016

As 2015 came to a close, you probably found yourself looking back and reflecting on the year.  I know I looked back on the achievements of HindmanSanchez, including the successful move to our new Lakewood office.  I’m sure numerous community association managers looked back at their successful navigation through the manager licensing process.  Take some [Read More...]

Are You Practicing Transparency In Your Community Association?

Written by: on Friday, December, 11th, 2015

Earlier this week I had the pleasure of presenting for the CAI-RMC HOA Roundtable in Fort Collins, and one of the topics we discussed was transparency.  Lack of transparency continues to be one of the most common complaints against board members and community association managers today. Claims like “the board won’t let me attend a [Read More...]