2012 January 01
Last Update: 2009 Aug 05. Click on History for changes and updates.
Welcome! This site is work in progress and is being created to share thoughts on a variety of Common Interest Development (CID) and Property Owners Association (POA) issues. The principal focus of the research is to assist in gaining legislation for the democratic reform of property owners associations.
Michigan Visitors — (changes in progress) If you are from Michigan and have found this weblog because of your concerns about governance of property owners association, and are interested in possible legislation to improve that governance and guarantee rights of individual members, please contact me. An active group of individual property owners to contact their individual representatives and senators for enactment of a comprehensive law concerning Common Interest Developments (CIDs) and Property Owners Associations (POAs). Click on the email link near the top of the right column. Your reply will be treated with strictest confidence.
Michaywe Owners Association — (changes in progress) If you have reached this weblog in search of a weblog on the Michaywe Owners Association, go to Michaywé POA at [http://swagmanmwpoa.blogspot.com/].
Democratic Reform of Common Interest Development and Property Owners Association Law — I am particularly interested in establishing communication with those of you who have a similar interest in democratic reform of Common Interest Development and Property Owners Association law to broaden the collaborative effort. It is in the interest of individual POA members to have well-functioning and well-managed POAs. Similarly, the interests of the developers and others should be considered. But the framework must be governance of the POA members, by the POA members and for the POA members. Your thoughts, questions and comments are welcome.
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POA Member Resources — (changes in progress) Internet links to other resources for POA members under the heading "POA MEMBER RESOURCES" have been added at the bottom of the right column.
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