Alameda Co. Slaps Homeowners With $20K Bill To Clean Up Homeless EncampmentHomeowners in Castro Valley say they shouldn't be responsible for the cost of cleaning up an abandoned homeless encampment.
Concord Swim Team Ordered By HOA To Find A New Home PoolWith summer camp season underway, one East Bay swim team has learned it is going to have to find a new pool for practice sessions and home meets.
California Drought Leads To Neighborhood Turf BattlesStrict neighborhood rules requiring green lawns are being challenged as California's drought prompts homeowners to embrace alternate landscaping.
Discover What A California-Certified Community Manager Can Do To Improve Your HOACommunity Managers are trained professionals that act as a champion for your community by guiding volunteer HOA board members through complicated issues to protect property values and enhance the quality of life for you and your neighbors.
East Bay Family Sues HOA, Says Kids Banned From Trick-Or-TreatingA couple who say their children have been barred by their homeowner's association from playing or trick-or-treating in their own neighborhood filed a federal lawsuit against the HOA this week.
What To Expect Before Joining A Homeowner AssociationMost homeowners associations come with a lot of rules. But they also come with plenty of benefits.