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J K

Our Board only serves its board members and attempts to keep the dues as low as possible by doing as little as possible. They do nothing to bring the community together--rather abuse their power to harass co-owners.nnI have joined twice and spent meetings arguing because board members would not approve necessary repairs for which the Association was responsible. I refused to be party to their negligence and with two young children at home and a very busy husband, I did not need the aggravation.

Rules that conflict with local codes are not enforceable.

It is the duty of the Board to enforce the Bylaws and the rules. In this case, it sounds like some of the parties may actually be renters--in which they have no business dealing with the board or the Association directly, but rather their lessor. We have a renter who has been given permission to fly a university flag outside of the unit he rents. I have no idea if the co-owner even knows, but I shouldn't have to feel like I live in college housing. I have spent thousands having attorneys send letters to our Association and they have outright ignored them because one of the board members is an attorney and the board seems to think he will defend them for free and therefore allows him to harass us legally! There is only one option for us at this point, unfortunately. We are planning to sell our unit shortly and we need some repairs made. They are deliberately refusing knowing that a law suit will delay our ability to list and damage may reduce our value. They just want to hurt us because we have asked for needed repairs over the years and being on the board makes them feel "powerful".


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Lenni Oates
I agree with the answer to this post and most of the responses. The quiet time rule trumps everything i.e. the age of the child, the angry neighbor's initial reaction, etc. After moving into a similar community, I inherited a pet which could not adjust to the rules. We moved.
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J K

What does "quiet time" mean in legal terms?

   

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