Depending on your neighborhood, your home may be a part of a homeowner’s association (HOA). This comes with some perks, but you also lose some freedoms regarding what you can do with your property. We’ll explain general rules regarding the homeowner’s association and residential painting.
Homeowner’s Association Explained
Some homeowners are part of an HOA and don’t even realize it. Your property is probably part of a neighborhood HOA if you own a condo, a townhouse, or have a home located within a gated community.
Benefits of an HOA typically include access to a neighborhood pool, tennis court, golf course, and organized events. The HOA may also include a neighborhood watch, a community gardener, etc.
The Drawbacks of a Homeowner’s Association
HOAs normally impose rules and restrictions regarding property modifications. While renovations like interior painting are fine, you can’t remodel the exterior without written permission. Continue Reading →