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This associations has developed Rules and Regulations as provided for in the CC&R's and adopted by the Board of Directors. Rules are established to provide direction
to the homeowners for common courtesy with regard to parking, vehicles and pets, etc. In addition, your Association has adopted Architectural Guidelines with
procedures for submitting requests to make exterior changes to your home and/or building. Such changes may include patio covers, decks, landscaping, exterior color
changes or extensive interior changes and additions. These rules and guidelines are set up to maintain the aesthetic value and integrity of the community on behalf
of all owners, and hopefully protect the market value of your investment as well. Violations of these rules may result in action by the Board of Directors and a fine.
In addition, if you proceed with an exterior improvement or change, without written approval of the Board of Directors, or Architectural Committee, as applicable,
you will be required to remove or correct the alteration and/or be fined for the violation.
Design Review Committee
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Governing Documents give the Board of Directors authority and direction to govern the association. They consist of:
- Articles of Incorporation Provide the legal basis for operating within California Corporation Codes.
- Bylaws Outline how the association shall be governed and deal with the association as a corporation (i.e.: election procedures, assessment collections, terms of office and duties of officers).
- CC&Rs Conditions, Covenants & Restrictions that deal with the physical entities that comprise the association, i.e., use restrictions, easements, and annexation.
- Rules and Regulations Rules and Regulations adopted by the Board of Directors within the guidelines of the CC&Rs.
- State Statutes California Corporation and Civil Codes are legislated statutes that take precedence over all other legal documents.
- Budget Annual Budget prepared and distributed in accordance with Civil Code 1365. Your budget consists of anticipated operating expenses for the year as well as an outline of reserve allocations. Operating expenses include utilities, and maintenance of your association's common areas. Your Reserve Fund is a type of savings account that covers major expenditures and replacements, e.g., roofs, walls, pump and motor replacement.
- Deed to Common Area You, as the homeowner, own an undivided portion of the common area either through your deed or the corporation that you are a member of.
Some of the most common violations are:
- Failure to be current in Association dues and/or assessments.
- Disturbing the peace.
- Failure to maintain attractive landscape (weeding, fertilizing, trimming, pets soiling lawn).
- Making exterior improvement WITHOUT prior written approval of the Design Review Committee and/or in violation of governing documents (antennas, fencing, trees, etc.).
- Parking (not utilizing garage or designated space for parking, abuse of guest parking spaces, RV parking).
- Violations involving pets (i.e., clean-up, leashed, noise, waste)
- Driveway oil stains.