I think the idea may hold promise. The simple truth is that, in most if not all places, change is going to occur. And most
Association: How the voting rights of members of the Association works is very important to know, which is why the Association
Specifically, in Birmingham, we are sharply focused on nature-based solutions for stormwater management, restoring blighted
As you can see, life in an HOA or COA managed community can be a tad more complicated than you expected. As in all aspects
Here are some of Point Richmond's traditions, tics and moments of tender-heartedness: The pastor moonlights at the Hotel
This is a scary Halloween story from long ago involving a bunch of kids known as....the Little Neckers.
When a common interest community, such as a gated subdivision, is built, the developer is in control of the HOA or COA -- which
Sometimes, it takes a village to rescue a tortoise. I was driving down my alley when I spied an animal ambling along the entrance to my garage. Was it a possum out during the day? A wounded cat? I got out of my car to avoid hitting it and ... it was a huge tortoise.
It could be a scene right out of The Big Bang Theory, Friends, or, really, any sitcom where a lot of the takes occur in an apartment complex or housing community: neighbor conflict. Even the likable Dunphys in Modern Family struggle with how to tell their new Los Angeles, CA -- area neighbors that they're loud -- and that the huge boat in their driveway is a total eyesore.
I can't speak for all neighborhoods, and I might be wrong, but it sometimes seems like we're losing our sense of community. I mean, when was the last time you went to bring cookies and introduce yourself to the new neighbor who just moved in?
12. Host a front yard (or back yard) movie night. Treat the neighborhood to your favorite G- or PG-rated movie. You can rent
Dynamics in society are interesting things. People want to believe other people are a certain way. If they aren't the way we like we hope something will change them. Perhaps they will be miraculously different. We assume that "life-altering events" will change people.
Since 1964, Associations have become increasingly common in part because they give residents a degree of control over their investment that homeowners in non-Association communities do not have.
According to the city the staging area for construction involved the creation of a road through the park, not the rather
My mother would have called this place a 'monstrosity', nevertheless I formed an affection for it. In the early stages of my acquaintance I imagined it as the kind of place that is inhabited by a rock band.
Scientists are learning more and more about how where we live affects the amount of exercise we get, and thus how fit and healthy we are likely to be.
Feeling sick? They'll bring you soup. It's your birthday? They'll buy you flowers.
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