HOA Fines Resident $75 for Flying American Flag

I am so glad I don’t live under a homeowner’s association anymore. I’m glad I don’t have to pay the $195-a-month fees that went toward maintenance of a pool that’s only open a few months out of the year, and a tennis court that’s overgrown with weeds. The fees also (allegedly) went toward repairing exterior damage to the condo units, and neighborhood nazis who went around looking for “unsightly conditions” violations. One time I got a notice saying that I was in violation for not Read more […]

HOA Makes Vet Remove Flagpole From Her Property

They don’t call them neighborhood Nazis for nothing. I remember the Homeowners Association where we used to live cited us for having the wrong color blinds on our front door. We had cheap, light brown blinds I had gotten from Walmart, but according to the HOA notice, they had to be either white or off-white. Therefore, we were in violation, and the color we had made for “unsightly conditions.” I had to buy white or off-white blinds, or face daily fines until they were replaced. This East Read more […]