Types of Association Rules in Community Associations

Association Rules in Condos and Homeowners Associations are important

Two Types of Community Rules

Conduct Rules:

  • Pets
  • Children
  • Parking
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Use of common areas
  • Trash
  • Noise
  • Smoking

Architectural Rules:

  • Fences
  • Decks
  • Exterior lighting
  • Landscaping
  • Doors
  • Window treatments
  • Paint colors
  •  Skylights
  •  Flags

All owners are required to follow the rules.  Rule violations can result in fines and the suspension of privileges.

If the rule that is broken is an Architectural rule, the owner may be required to make changes at their own expense.