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Many factors may motivate you to buy a house located in a homeowners association (HOA). You may like the idea of gaining access to amenities like a clubhouse or having block parties with neighbors. You may appreciate knowing that the value of your Melbourne home is protected by the aesthetic standards that they set. Although there are positives associated with them, there are instances in which an HOA may overstep their rights.
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When you purchase a property here in Melbourne, one of the questions you need to ask is whether there is a home owners' association (HOA) for the area. If there is, you might want to dig into it before you sign the contract on the home. While there are some HOAs that aren't intrusive, there are some that nitpick the homeowners.
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When you find the perfect home that you want to buy and make an offer, you'll need to write a check to go along with it. That's called "earnest money," and it's a show of good faith to the seller that you intend to go through with the purchase.
Your homeowners' association (HOA) could be a great friend to you. It can protect your neighborhood's appearance while safeguarding the property value of your own residence. At the same time, your HOA could be a tremendous foe by instituting unfair standards, hitting you with massive fees and even trying to get you physically kicked out of the neighborhood. At our firm, we represent homeowners in HOA disputes.