I fought the HOA and I beat the system.

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  1. commando1

    commando1 Old Man With a Hat on the Porch FCBO Gold Member

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    My HOA prohibits any structure to be placed on the property. And it's an air tight agreement.
    So, I bought the parcel behind mine and put up a "little cabin in the woods".
    The neighborhood is going shit house.

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  2. Fury440

    Fury440 At my age everything's a good idea

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  3. commando1

    commando1 Old Man With a Hat on the Porch FCBO Gold Member

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    Fuggem
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  4. live4theking

    live4theking Old Man with a Hat

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    That is a little cabin. Is that for Cantflip when he comes to visit?
     
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  5. Dobalovr

    Dobalovr Being on the Cbody diet SUCKS! FCBO Gold Member

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    Better be wheelchair accessible :poke:
     
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    1978 NYB Warfighter FCBO Gold Member

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    That's for Pedro and his 14 cousins!
     
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    Hot Water New Member

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    I like your style. Fuggem indeed!
     
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    BigblueC Senior Member

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    Brilliant. Grab some beer and step over the line when they say get out.

     
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    azblackhemi Old Man with a Hat FCBO Gold Member

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    Gotta love Red!
     
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    67Monaco Old Man with a Hat

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    Good for you!


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    bluefury361 Old Man with a Hat

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    PERFECT :thumbsup:
     
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  12. Newport 66

    Newport 66 Old Man with a Hat FCBO Gold Member

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    That's awesome!! Smart man, you are!! I do have a question, since you bought the property is it still a separate parcel from the parcel that your primary residence is located on? I'm just curious how your zoning is. I'm happy you are able to best the HOA system!!!
     
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    1Fury1 Slab Side Slacker FCBO Gold Member

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    Beautifully done. Another reminder to avoid owner associations of any type. Recently sold my late father in laws 3 plex ground level condo to a very nice lady. They weren’t going to let her in because she had a small dog. We had to write letters and only after 2 interviews between the board and her and her dog did they finally relent. She was perfect for the place but these power trippers with their bylaws can be a little over the top.
     
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  14. 300rag

    300rag Waiting out the storm FCBO Gold Member

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    Well done!:thumbsup: When are you paving the guest driveway?
     
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  15. commando1

    commando1 Old Man With a Hat on the Porch FCBO Gold Member

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    Sure, why not?
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    That's next. Just for her, here's a view from the hot tub.

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    If the HOA does not stop the harassment, it will be.
    If I annex that parcel to my property in the HOA, it becomes one property and therefor subject to the HOA covenants.

    I'm keeping it a separate parcel and out of the HOA. :icon_fU::icon_fU:

    Done.

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    MarPar Meat Man with a Hat FCBO Gold Member

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  17. 67Monaco

    67Monaco Old Man with a Hat

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    To be fair down here in FL, if it isn't HOA or deed restricted, it turns into a hell hole.

    But I do hates em to death. If I could dissolve ours I would.
     
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    Rapidtrans777 Well-Known Member FCBO Gold Member

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    Well played.
     
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    jct Senior Member FCBO Gold Member

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    this is when you become the president of said board and rewrite the laws into your favor
     
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