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MindPilot Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-23-06 02:16 PM
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74. Warpy this has got to be a red-letter day!!
we agree on something!

I live in an old, established neighborhood and I would much rather pick up the trash and hear the traffic than hand over my freedom to some busybodies. Sounds like some off these CC&Rs make life under them worse than living on-base.
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  -People who live in condo committees are PRIMED for fascism Patiod  Feb-21-06 03:52 PM   #0 
  - That' why I will never live in one...  MadMaddie   Feb-21-06 03:53 PM   #1 
  - Tax deductions on the mortgage interest  Juniperx   Feb-21-06 04:00 PM   #7 
  - Touche.....  MadMaddie   Feb-21-06 04:16 PM   #21 
  - If they sign the "CCR's" (Codes, Covenants and Restrictions) then  SharonAnn   Feb-21-06 05:27 PM   #40 
     - You are absolutely right!!!!!  DrDan   Feb-23-06 02:41 PM   #77 
  - Ha! that is nothing, a neighbor of mine was cited for:  FLDem5   Feb-21-06 03:53 PM   #2 
  - Condos are not the only place like that - the suburban Mc Mansion villes  liberal N proud   Feb-21-06 03:56 PM   #3 
  - I was stunned that this happens in McMansion communities  Patiod   Feb-21-06 03:58 PM   #4 
     - Oh - you can hang a flag - but only on National Holidays  FLDem5   Feb-21-06 03:59 PM   #6 
        - Live just outside of one of those communities  liberal N proud   Feb-21-06 04:10 PM   #18 
  - One guy had a motorcycle and didn't know they were forbidden  Dr.Phool   Feb-21-06 03:58 PM   #5 
  - He should have read the regulations...  Juniperx   Feb-21-06 04:01 PM   #10 
  - Such regulations should be illegal. n/t  kgfnally   Feb-23-06 12:37 PM   #56 
  - This should have been disclosed to him prior to buying  trixie   Feb-21-06 05:13 PM   #37 
  - the problem is usually the type of person the winds up on those boards  unblock   Feb-21-06 04:00 PM   #8 
  - I live in a community that has an association  Midlodemocrat   Feb-21-06 04:01 PM   #9 
  - but in gated communities, the streets are private - we have to pay  FLDem5   Feb-21-06 04:03 PM   #12 
  - My community isn't gated.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-21-06 04:05 PM   #13 
  - Don't know where to insert this but this thread reminds me of this:  Sequoia   Feb-21-06 04:14 PM   #20 
  - I remember that episode!  MountainLaurel   Feb-23-06 12:31 PM   #54 
  - We have gates, have private roads, but the buses go all over  LostinVA   Feb-21-06 05:10 PM   #36 
  - Condominiums are not all gated. Mine isn't.  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:31 PM   #53 
  - uh, did you really lose $75k BECAUSE of lack of an association?  unblock   Feb-21-06 04:05 PM   #14 
  - Essentially, yes. This is why  Midlodemocrat   Feb-21-06 04:12 PM   #19 
     - what i'm saying is that there are usually other factors  unblock   Feb-21-06 04:20 PM   #24 
        - Well, interestingly, what started the landslide to my loss is  Midlodemocrat   Feb-21-06 04:24 PM   #26 
           - there ya go.  unblock   Feb-21-06 04:33 PM   #28 
  - Word -- that's why I'm in one, too  LostinVA   Feb-21-06 05:08 PM   #34 
  - well that's why you have your lawyer look it over and strike language  sui generis   Feb-21-06 04:02 PM   #11 
  - You can't just have CC&R language that you don't like stricken.  Shakespeare   Feb-23-06 01:08 PM   #66 
     - They aren't of record until your signature is on it too  sui generis   Feb-23-06 01:44 PM   #72 
        - No, they're of record as soon as the subdivision or multiple housing plan  Shakespeare   Feb-23-06 02:08 PM   #73 
  - I manage shared-interest communities. Been doing this work  DURHAM D   Feb-21-06 04:06 PM   #15 
  - Ding, ding, ding! We have a winner! You are spot on.  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:34 PM   #55 
  - As a member of a condo board, I agree with all.  Inland   Feb-23-06 01:09 PM   #67 
  - I know a person who lives in a condo and she told me  Sequoia   Feb-21-06 04:06 PM   #16 
  - true but then false  trixie   Feb-21-06 05:20 PM   #38 
  - Ah they monied gentry  mongo   Feb-21-06 05:31 PM   #41 
  - No, again you have it wrong  trixie   Feb-21-06 06:19 PM   #44 
  - Condos are not apartments. Condominium is a form of legal ownership  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:46 PM   #58 
  - That's not a nice comment. I own a condo. I'm a homeowner.  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:39 PM   #57 
  - It's not just in Condos. In Wauwatosa, we actually do have block captain  HereSince1628   Feb-21-06 04:06 PM   #17 
  - thanks for reminding me why I choose to live in bad 'hoods  Warpy   Feb-21-06 04:18 PM   #22 
  - Phrase of the day: pucker butted proto Fascists !!!  Lars39   Feb-21-06 04:24 PM   #27 
  - Although the community I grew up in had one good covenant  Patiod   Feb-21-06 05:01 PM   #31 
  - Damn Warpy  mongo   Feb-21-06 05:38 PM   #43 
  - Mongo, I just saw your post after I posted mine  MindPilot   Feb-23-06 02:23 PM   #75 
  - Warpy this has got to be a red-letter day!!  MindPilot   Feb-23-06 02:16 PM   #74 
  - Flag flying. House colors. Interior space reconfigurations.  Gormy Cuss   Feb-21-06 04:19 PM   #23 
  - On my block of city real estate...  Hell Hath No Fury   Feb-21-06 04:48 PM   #29 
     - There is no style sheet for my neighborhood either.  Gormy Cuss   Feb-21-06 04:57 PM   #30 
     - Pink flamingos RULE!!!  Hell Hath No Fury   Feb-23-06 11:49 AM   #46 
     - Me too!  Cats Against Frist   Feb-21-06 05:06 PM   #33 
        - One of the developments my sister lived...  Hell Hath No Fury   Feb-23-06 11:59 AM   #48 
  - Am I The Only One Who Finds This Analogy Beyond Absurd?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Feb-21-06 04:22 PM   #25 
  - Silly it is,  Gormy Cuss   Feb-21-06 05:05 PM   #32 
  - It is absurd. I say pooh on the original post. n/t  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:24 PM   #51 
  - No, you're not alone. I've been living in a condo complex for 18 years  OmmmSweetOmmm   Feb-23-06 12:58 PM   #63 
  - The poster on post 61 thinks we're repressed. I think not. n/t  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 01:03 PM   #65 
     - Repressed? lol! Extra! Extra! Condo rules are usually no different from  OmmmSweetOmmm   Feb-23-06 01:40 PM   #71 
  - No. I have no complaints about our condo arrangement  CabalPowered   Feb-23-06 02:49 PM   #78 
  - I love condo living but...  trixie   Feb-21-06 05:09 PM   #35 
  - Ridiculous. If you choose to participate in a cooperative and everyone  mondo joe   Feb-21-06 05:22 PM   #39 
  - sure it is  WoodrowFan   Feb-23-06 11:58 AM   #47 
  - So true  mongo   Feb-21-06 05:34 PM   #42 
  - I'm not gentry. I can't afford a single-family home in my community  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:26 PM   #52 
  - All Too Funny- All Too True  Clara T   Feb-21-06 06:26 PM   #45 
  - It isn't just in Russia that people are stunned by HOAs  MadHound   Feb-23-06 12:16 PM   #49 
  - As do I  eggman67   Feb-23-06 12:55 PM   #60 
  - That's not true. I live in a condo townhome. It's what I could afford.  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 12:24 PM   #50 
  - How nice for you. Really.  kgfnally   Feb-23-06 12:56 PM   #61 
     - I am not repressed. I chose to buy my home and I enjoy living there. n/t  CottonBear   Feb-23-06 01:02 PM   #64 
     - No, repression is...  eggman67   Feb-23-06 01:14 PM   #69 
     - I"m sorry, but you are completely full of shit.  Inland   Feb-23-06 01:16 PM   #70 
  - there is no fucking way I would be in a "homeowners association"  snooper2   Feb-23-06 12:53 PM   #59 
  - We have friends who live in a condo. Their homeowners'  atommom   Feb-23-06 12:57 PM   #62 
  - posting messages critical of condo committees is FORBIDDEN  leftofthedial   Feb-23-06 01:11 PM   #68 
  - I have to agree...  bleedingheart   Feb-23-06 02:31 PM   #76 

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