Category: State Legislation

Stats from DORA

Written by: on Monday, September, 14th, 2015

Here are some interesting stats about the manager licensing program so far: Pass rate for test is 75% generally and 85% for those individuals who hold some type of designation like a CMCA or PCAM; There are 322 licensed management companies and 37 pending licenses; DORA has issued licenses for 307 designated managers and has [Read More...]

Complaints Against Managers: Process Under DORA

Written by: on Monday, September, 14th, 2015

During the opening session at the CAI Mountain Conference, DORA officials spoke about the process that will be followed for complaints against licensed managers. Currently, DORA has received approximately 100 complaints and is handling those in the following general manner: verify DORA has jurisdiction over the nature of the complaint; contact the licensee and allow them [Read More...]

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...]