Tax Relief—The HOME Act Now Has Bi-Partisan Support!

Written by: on Friday, April, 15th, 2016

On March 3, 2016, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) and Congressman Mike Thompson (D-CA) introduced the “Helping Our Middle-Income Earners (HOME) Act.”  The purpose of the HOME Act is to lighten the financial tax burdens on middle class Americans residing in covenant controlled communities.  This is done by allowing qualifying individuals to deduct association assessments and [Read More...]

Condominium Questionnaires—Is There Light at the End of This Tunnel??

Written by: on Monday, April, 4th, 2016

Management companies definitely take the brunt when it comes to condominium questionnaires from various lenders.  Every lender has its own form and every form wants different information, some of which is not readily available.  No wonder there is so much confusion and frustration when it comes to filling out the questionnaires.

It’s the Seventh Inning Stretch…Let’s See Where We Are

Written by: on Friday, April, 1st, 2016

As we are approximately at ¾ of the way through the 2016 Regular Session of the Seventieth General Assembly, which is set to adjourn on May 11, 2016, we thought it was time to provide the seventh inning stats. Since the Assembly convened on January 13, 2016, eight bills have been introduced that mention or [Read More...]

Tax Relief!! Potential Added Benefits of Ownership in Covenant Controlled Communities

Written by: on Thursday, March, 24th, 2016

On March 3, 2016, in an effort to lighten the financial tax burdens on middle class Americans residing in covenant controlled communities, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) and Congressman Mike Thompson (D-CA) introduced the “Helping Our Middle-Income Earners (HOME) Act.”  The purpose of the HOME Act is to amend the Internal Revenue Code to allow homeowners [Read More...]

Residential Grow Operations – the New Meth House

Written by: on Wednesday, March, 9th, 2016

Today, as part of its HOA Monthly Forum Schedule, the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies hosted a presentation by the Drug Enforcement Agency. The DEA presented facts showing that Colorado has been invaded by east coast grow ventures due to Colorado’s relaxed laws and high profit margins.  This, in turn, has put pressure on communities [Read More...]