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HOA Law, Rentals / 09.11.2018

By Bruce C. Jenkins Community associations across the country are increasingly faced with tensions between investor-owners and their renters, and full-time residents trying to establish a sense of place and community.   Condominium and townhome units have become popular for investors to utilize as rental properties.  For...

Rentals / 31.05.2018

By James C. Purcell Short-term rentals are a big business. In 2017 there were over 8 million internet searches for short term rental properties, over 30 million short term rental guests, and over 2 million short term rental listings. This booming enterprise of short term rentals has...

HOA Law / 25.04.2018

By Carson B. Bagley CC&Rs Restrictive covenants are a “method of effectuating private residential development schemes.” Swenson Erickson, 2000 UT 16, ¶ 21, 998 P.2d 807. Governed by the same rules of construction as those used to interpret contracts. Unambiguous restrictive covenants should be enforced as written. If...