Inconsistent Deed Restriction Enforcement

A case study of the challenges faced by Tampa, Florida's Northdale Community Association in enforcing deed restrictions.

January 15, 2002, 11:00 AM PST

By Chris Steins @urbaninsight

...The problem is that "the community association doesn't have the power to enforce deed restrictions. In fact, because the original developer of the 2,700-home community never established a mandatory homeowners association, there was no way to make those rules stick. Now, in light of the heavy volume of complaints, civic leaders are fine-tuning their enforcement methods."

Thanks to alt.planning.urban newsgroup

Sunday, January 13, 2002 in The St. Petersburg Times


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