Community Associations Institute Presents “Community Law Day” Workshop for HOA Board Members – Saturday, September 16, 8AM-2PM

This 8th annual workshop helps community association board members from across NC to enact best practices and more fully understand the laws that apply to HOAs and condominium associations. Volunteer leaders are entrusted with responsibility for the legal and financial well-being of common-interest communities. The NC chapter of CAI offers this annual event to help […]

North Carolina Community Association Legislative Wrap-Up – July 2017

Courtesy of my colleague, Greensboro attorney Jim Slaughter of Black, Slaughter, Black, following is a summary of the status of various legislative bills in the North Carolina legislature that could affect condominium and community associations.  Jim always has his ear to the ground for the legislative goings-on in Raleigh, and I appreciate him allowing me […]

Can an HOA collect after a mortgage foreclosure?

Q:  When there are past-due HOA assessments for a property, and a mortgage lender forecloses on the property and takes title, who can the HOA collect the unpaid HOA assessments from following the foreclosure? A:  This is a follow-up question from a column I wrote in 2015 that can be found here: https://carolinacommonelements.com/2015/05/01/after-foreclosure-who-pays-past-hoa-dues/ In a […]