Ones For Real Estate: New Texas HOA Legislation Means Changes For Property OwnersThe way homeowners associations in Texas operate is about to change after the passing of new legislation.
Texas Family Told To Pull Down Christmas Decorations From Home Because It Was Too EarlyWhen's the right time to put up Christmas decorations? That's the question one Texas family has after it was told to pull down decorations that were put up earlier this month or face a fine.
Fort Worth Family's Backyard Turns Into 'River' During Heavy Rain: 'The Erosion Doesn't Stop'The Owens family says there home is a peaceful retreat--except when it rains. Then the babbling brook becomes a rushing river.
Plano Mom Sued Over Playhouse, Loud KidsKelly Counts is being sued for a playhouse that her neighbors say is upsetting their “tranquil quality of life” and quote “creating noise issues as well as visibility issues for them and their pets,” according to minutes from an HOA meeting.
HOA Sues Orthodox Jewish Congregation For Operating Synagogue In HomeA group of Orthodox Jewish families in a North Dallas neighborhood said they are in the fight for their religious freedom. The neighborhood homeowners association is now suing the congregation of Toras Chaim for violating residential rules.
Battle Between HOA & House For Homeless Teens EndsThe battle between a homeowner's association and a residence for homeless youth appears to be coming to an end.
Frisco HOA Fights House For Homeless Teens & Young AdultsA Frisco homeowners association is putting up a fight over some new neighbors who want to move into the community. The debate is over a house for homeless teens and young adults that would be incorporated in a neighborhood off Coit and Lebanon Road.
City Council Votes To Ban Synthetic Turf & Artificial Grass The City of Murphy set new rules about landscaping, banning homeowners from installing synthetic turf and artificial grass in areas visible from the street.
Art Students Revitalize Park In South Fort WorthHomeowners partnered with Fort Worth's graffiti abatement team and students from the art department at Paschal High School to revamp Jennings-May-St. Louis Park in south Fort Worth.
Grand Prairie Cameras Catch Burglars In ActionA Grand Prairie neighborhood is keeping a close eye on what's happening along their streets. You won't see the cameras, but they'll see you.
What To Expect Before Joining A Homeowner AssociationMost homeowners associations come with a lot of rules. But they also come with plenty of benefits.
Powerful HOAs Leave Many Texans Feeling HomelessAn estimated four million Texans live in neighborhoods with Homeowners Associations or HOAs. Critics call HOAs dictatorships that wield far too much power.
New Laws Aimed At Curbing HOA AbuseMany residents across Texas are glad to hear that new laws, which take effect with the new year, aim to curb the authority of homeowners associations.