Civil liberties and democratic governance in common interest developments (a.k.a. homeowner associations) will be discussed by two Bay Area activists on 10 January.
A Berkeley senior housing cooperative being sued by one of its shareholders says it has been unable to settle the suit because its insurer has reneged on an agreement to pay. The co-op has also proposed adding another contractor and more companies to its counter-claim botched work alleged by the lawsuit.
In only two months at Berkeley Town House, community manager Bay Area Property Services has already demonstrated skill at alienating customers and repeatedly breaking laws and rules.