Tag Archives: condominium

Insurance Matters

Some topics are worth repeating.  The following was published to http://www.midtownpatch.com and posted here in 2012.  You will see newer information at the bottom of the posting – the GA Condominium Act was updated in July 2013 to increase the … Continue reading

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Condo/Homeowner Rights and Responsibilities

  Assessment-paying members of a common-interest community, owners are entitled to certain rights and—in return—owners have certain responsibilities. Condo/Homeowners have the right to: Participate in governing the community association by attending meetings, serving on committees and standing for election. Access … Continue reading

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Pool Parties and Liability Concerns

  This past weekend the annual pool party was held in my own high-rise condominium community.  This event has become a huge extravaganza.  This year’s entertainment included a DJ, hula-hoop contest, beer chugging contest, belly dancers, Middle Eastern drummers, and … Continue reading

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Condominium and Homeowner’s Monthly Dues – What Does it Take to Maintain a Community?

A friend of mine who lives in the same building as I recently commented to me that he is happy to pay whatever is necessary to live in our building as long as it was maintained to the same high … Continue reading

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Bambi – “A total misuse of the system!”

This story…I could not make up! A neighbor receives a knock on his door one evening.  As the door is opened the neighbor is greeted by a Fulton County Marshall.  He was handed a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) that was … Continue reading

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Condo Living – What Makes A Successful Board Meeting?

Have you ever attended a condo or homeowners’ association monthly board meeting that lasted for hours?  Do you serve on a board of directors and spend more than two hours at a monthly meeting?  Well, you should not have to … Continue reading

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Condo Living – Knowledge is Key.

When purchasing a condo one is automatically responsible to adhere to the Condominium Association’s Declaration, Covenants, Conditions & Regulations, Bylaws and established Community Rules.  Being the “king or queen of your castle” requires following established restrictions when living in a … Continue reading

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