Re: The Tyranny of Homeowners Associations
From: Wayne Tyson (
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2013 10:07:17 -0800 (PST)
Can anyone tell me how to find the posts that preceeded this threat? It would be a welcome convenience if, when a subject line is changed, that the one(s) that gave rise to it were preserved. Some lists use the convention "was:" to indicate such changes.



----- Original Message ----- From: "Thomas Lofft" <tlofft [at]>
To: "Cohousing Network-L" <cohousing-l [at]>
Cc: "Thomas Lofft" <tlofft [at]>
Sent: Friday, February 22, 2013 7:47 PM
Subject: [C-L]_ The Tyranny of Homeowners Associations

There has been a lot of discussion of HOA's and their authority and their responsibilities as they may be required to perform by state law and whether local cohousing community ethics might prefer dfferent options.This article recently published in Planetizen offers one writer's perspective of the Tyranny of HOA's and how local governance options may be incrementally eliminated as state law infringes more and more upon personal property rights. FYI:

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