|RE: HOA acting as distributor||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Rob Sandelin (floriferousmsn.com)|
|Date: Sat, 18 Dec 2004 09:17:12 -0800 (PST)|
At Sharingwood we have a number of "clubs" which are defined as non-community financially supported activities. Some of these clubs formed in order to provide services such as a community LAN without having to deal with large group bureaucracy, the club makes the decisions how it wants to be. We have had a hot tub club, a truck owners coop, a beer making club, etc. Sometimes, like the lan, the funds are collected as part of the monthly condo fees, with only club members being billed and a separate line item in the budget being maintained in the account. Since we are entirely self audited, we can do stuff like this. Rob Sandelin Sharingwood Snohomish County, WA -----Original Message----- From: Sharon Villines [mailto:sharon [at] sharonvillines.com] Sent: Saturday, December 18, 2004 6:07 AM To: normangauss [at] charter.net; Developing cohousing - collaborative housing communities Subject: Re: [C-L]_ HOA acting as distributor On Dec 17, 2004, at 11:32 PM, <normangauss [at] charter.net> wrote: > The business activity would be in the nature of a distributor, that > is, acting as an agent buying a package of services to individual > households ("Separate Interests") and collecting individually from > those households for those services. This is, in effect, a "Buyer's > Club" administered by the HOA. Large condominiums do often house and facilitate services of all kinds like dry cleaners in the basement and favored delivery services but the condo just facilitates the services, doesn't provide it. Members could have a buyers club but it would be separate from the official HOA business, although the HOA could raise objections or giver permission for use of common space (using the kitchen to distribute food). Sharon ----- Sharon Villines Takoma Village Cohousing, Washington DC http://www.takomavillage.org _________________________________________________________________ Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ --- Incoming mail is certified Virus Free. Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). Version: 6.0.805 / Virus Database: 547 - Release Date: 12/3/2004 --- Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). Version: 6.0.805 / Virus Database: 547 - Release Date: 12/3/2004
HOA acting as distributor normangauss, December 17 2004
- Re: HOA acting as distributor Sharon Villines, December 18 2004
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