Wednesday, September 28, 2016 – Crowninshield Management Corporation

Presented by: Goldman & Pease LLC

  1. APARTMENT OR CONDOMINIUM SHARING: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AIRBNB

  • What are the security risks, nuisances, and property damage that result from engaging an Airbnb rental?
  • What are the best practices for avoiding problems that neighbors and property managers frequently encounter when tenants or condo unit owners use Airbnb.com?

 

  1. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS: ARE THEY REALLY INDEPENDENT?

  • When does the law define your independent contractor as an employee?
  • What are the penalties for misclassifying an employee as an independent contractor?

  1. LIMITING THE OWNER / INVESTOR RATIO IN CONDOMINIUMS

  • When is it possible to implement owner occupancy requirements for a condominium?
  • What changes must be made to the Declaration of Trust or By-laws and how is this done?
  • Can a lottery system be used to assign rental opportunities to a select number of unit owners?
  • How can a Hardship Exception be used to build flexibility into the rule?
  • Is it possible to collect fines from unit owners who rent their units in violation of the rule?

 

  1. HYBRID INSURANCE CLAIMS OF UNIT OWNERS AND CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATIONS

  • When may the claims of unit owners be assigned to the condominium association?
  • How can a property manager determine which unit owners must assign their claims?
  • If collecting insurance proceeds, when must unit owners execute insurance releases?
  • How do property managers pursue hybrid insurance claims from HO6 and Common area policies?

 

  1. LITIGATION AGAINST DEVELOPERS FOR MOLD AND DEFECTIVE CONSTRUCTION

  • Can a condominium association file suit against the developer and/or architect of the condominium upon discovering mold or construction defects?
  • What is the Statute of Repose and how does it limit the time for initiating litigation against a developer?
  • What is the difference between an implied warranty and an express warranty and how is each handled under the statute of repose?
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pocket
Share on email

Related Posts

Prompt & Professional Legal Advice

Call Today!
Top

Join Our Newsletter