HOAs: Are Weeds Really the Biggest Challenge in America?

As part of my Top Ramen Chronicle series exploring the journey of scores of American families who are losing their homes, I had to address the growing disaster facing HOA's across America...out of control weeds. Seriously. Knowing how the process works as homes go into short sale or foreclosure, I am really sickened to think that HOAs are trying to rack up fines as a means of income generation. Are they hoping for a big jackpot when the payouts are handed around? Is that the best way to build a community? I really don't think so...and what American families need now more than ever are true communities that watch out for your back rather … [Read more...]