Items Tagged with 'Homeowner association'


  • HOA fees rose the most in these top metros

    One city saw increase of more than 75%
    One of the few things that may be increasing faster than home prices is homeowner association fees, which increased at double the rate of the median home price from 2005 to 2015. In some of the most expensive markets, HOA fees can total over $500 per month, and take up more than 40% of monthly housing costs. Trulia’s new study shows markets that saw the highest increase.
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  • Black Knight launches HOA super lien identification program

    New solution identifies HOAs, detects liens and helps cure delinquencies
    A new offering from Black Knight Financial Services helps protect mortgage servicers and investors from potential losses due to homeowners’ association super liens. Users can now identify properties subject to HOAs nationwide, detect liens on those properties and help cure delinquencies.
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  • HOA threatens homeowners with jail time over backyard playground

    Yep, you read that right
    And now for the latest chapter in homeowner’s association versus homeowner drama, we present this story from Missouri. A Lee’s Summit family is being threatened with jail time over a playground they put up in their backyard, with the family’s neighborhood HOA objecting loudly to the color of the playground.
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