I am a student. I fell behind on HOA fees ($455mo).I attempted to make a reasonable repayment plan.It was rejected.My hoa now wants me to pay 1k+455mo

I can not pay $1455/mo. They are not working with me. I would like them to proceed &put a lien on the condo. i am returning the condo to the bank since I cannot afford that anymore

Asked on June 15, 2009 under Real Estate Law, California

Answers:

B. B., Member, New Jersey Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

I think you really need to talk to an attorney before you do anything with your condo, one way or another.  Without knowing all of the details of your situation, I can't give you reliable advice, but there may well be a better alternative here.  One place you can find a lawyer who can help you find the right answer is our website, http://attorneypages.com

Giving up on a property is a last resort.  And almost every HOA I've ever seen is set up in a way that they can sue you for unpaid fees even after you sell or lose the unit.


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