Like an HOA lawyer in your pocket, for board members and managers.
- Have you ever just wanted a simple explanation of how your HOA can comply with the law? The main hub of CounselOurHOA.com is an index with topics with key concepts explained. For example, the annual obligations of an HOA are explained in the index topic “annual obligations of an HOA.” How to properly take a vote without a meeting is explained in the topic “action (voting) without a meeting.” The laws that apply to your HOA always at your fingertips, with explanations and other helpful tools. It’s the equivalent of hours of general attorney advice.*
- All HOAs should have certain board resolutions in place to guide the board in following the law and that contain the procedures required by law for certain issues, including open board meetings, reserve studies and reserve funds, records retention and examination, fining procedure and so forth. Get the 6 resolutions every HOA should have and 5 other key templates, and others as well, all updated as the laws change yearly so your HOA can always be in compliance, plus 2 hours of attorney time per year, as part of your “Prudent-Legal” subscription at CounselOurHOA.com. Brought to you in partnership with Kimble Law.
*No lawyer representation provided, unless specifically stated.
Utah HOA Laws app for your mobile device
For quick reference to the laws and regulations that apply to Utah condominiums and homeowner associations, download the UtahHOALaws app from the App Store or Google Play.
Primer for Board Members
A concise introduction to the fundamental issues that board members face on a regular basis written by HOA specialist attorney Curtis G. Kimble.
Can an HOA Board Draft their Own CC&Rs?
I am routinely asked if I will review amended governing documents (CC&Rs, bylaws, etc.) which the board, their manager or another person has drafted in order to save money over having an HOA attorney draft them. While this method can sometimes save some money . . .
7 Signs Your HOA’s Governing Documents May Be Out of Date
Many communities were established 20 to 40 years ago with governing documents that worked well for the developer, but may or may not work well for the HOA.
Which Laws Apply to My Association?
Condominium projects are bound by the Utah Condominium Ownership Act, which is . . .
Open Meetings, What’s Required?
Both the Utah Condominium Ownership Act and the Utah Community Association Act require board meetings to be open to each . . .
Collecting Assessments: Remedies and Risks
A homeowners association is entirely funded by the assessments of its members. A member’s delinquency directly affects the other members. Knowing and applying remedies early on and consistently will minimize the unfairness and inconvenience of delinquencies.
- Operating Under the Radar But Above Board
- Association, Know Thyself
- Relieving Board-Members’ Burdens through Volunteer Committees
- For a Healthier HOA Is your Association in shape? Answer these questions and see.