Homeowner Associations

Real Estate Claims and LitigationCoaty Marchant Woods, P.C. provides a full range of services related to homeowner associations (HOAs) and the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act (CCIOA). Whether you are a developer creating covenants that include a homeowner association, a volunteer board member dealing with the complex series of laws that apply to Common Interest Communities, or a homeowner trying to establish rights in relation to the homeowner association, experienced attorneys at Coaty Marchant Woods, P.C. can help.

Services routinely provided include:

  • Assistance to real estate developers, homeowners or an HOA in interpreting, establishing or amending the Covenants and the rules and regulations that apply to properties in a Common Interest Community;
  • Collection of delinquent assessments, including recording the HOA lien on the property, and foreclosing the lien when necessary;
  • Covenants Enforcement, including enforcement letters and litigation when necessary;
  • Ensuring that the community’s Covenants, Bylaws and other rules and regulations comply with CCIOA;
  • Advice and assistance related to board of directors elections and other governance matters;
  • Arranging for mediation between the HOA and homeowners;
  • Advice and assistance related to providing an impartial decision maker for disputes between the HOA and homeowners.

Often, the officers and directors of an HOA are volunteers. They may serve for a few years, and then move on. Coaty Marchant Woods, P.C. can provide your community with background and continuity so that important enforcement and governance requirements are not missed. In many cases, CCIOA authorizes the prevailing party, either homeowner or HOA, to collect attorney’s fees and costs when litigation has been necessary.

For additional information, contact us at Coaty Marchant Woods, P.C. in Evergreen, Colorado or call us at (303) 674-0800