YES!!! THERE OUGHTA TO BE LOTS OF LAWS!!!!
April 28, 2017
Eric talked on Monday about a law that should be in the statutes
– but isn’t! To respond ...
Published April 26, 2017
At the risk of repeating myself, yet again, let me once again
suggest that board members
THERE OUGHTA BE A LAW
Eric Glazer, Esq.
Published April 24, 2017
often blog about the fact that there are some bad laws on the
books. What about when we...
HAVE SOCIAL CLUBS SPECIAL RIGHTS?
April 21, 2017
All owners have the right
to found a social club – no questions asked. In my opinion the ...
IS IT REALLY A SOCIAL
Published April 19, 2017
Am I the only one that sees a potential problem with
allowing any and every one to start
WHEN THE BOARD AND
THE SOCIAL COMMITTEE BUTT HEADS
Eric Glazer, Esq.
Published April 17, 2017
I have always said that often times I learn from my audience at
our Board Certification seminars
READING THE GOVERNING DOCS? WHO CARES?
April 14, 2017
I guess nearly every
board member knows that the association is governed by their ...
HEADS OR TAILS
Published April 12, 2017
Often times, we as
managers, feel the frustration of our board who review their docs,
only to determine there is so much grey
WHEN IS THE LAST TIME
YOU READ YOUR DOCS?
Eric Glazer, Esq.
Published April 10, 2017
I think it’s hysterical that the current law allows directors to
get certified by simply signing an affidavit that says that “he
STUPID ARGUMENTS FROM ATTORNEYS
April 8, 2017
Yes, I can absolutely understand when some attorneys argue that
certain provisions in the Condo Reform Bill (H
HOA OWNERS TAKE HEED!
Published April 5, 2017
Never one to bead a
dead horse let just say this as quoted from Albert Einstein,
“The definition of insanity is doing the same
HOA MEMBERS AGAIN CRY – WHAT ABOUT
Eric Glazer, Esq.
Published April 3, 2017
Like I have been saying
over the last few weeks, The Miami Dade Grand Jury Report
changed everything. Tackling the issues of an ...
FIXES? THE WHOLE SYSTEM NEEDS
March 31, 2017
Let’s face it, the
whole system is broken – and needs some serious fixing. In my
opinion the community association system – as it is set
LET’S BE ALL INCLUSIVE
Published March 29, 2017
number of years ago, while studying for my Brokers exam, the
most important lesson drilled into me was
“You’re a real
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HOA & Condo Blog
Eric Glazer graduated from
the University of Miami School of Law in 1992 after
receiving a B.A. from NYU. He has practiced community
association law for more than 2
decades and is the owner of Glazer
and Associates, P.A. a seven attorney law firm with offices in
Fort Lauderdale and Orlando and satellite offices in Naples,
Fort Myers and Tampa.
Since 2009, Eric has been the host of
Condo Craze and HOAs, a weekly one hour radio show that airs at noon
each Sunday on 850 WFTL.
He is the first attorney in the State of
Florida that designed a course that certifies condominium residents
as eligible to serve on a condominium Board of Directors and has now
certified more than 10,000 Floridians all across the state. He is
certified as a Circuit Court Mediator by The Florida Supreme Court
and has mediated dozens of disputes between associations and unit
owners. Eric also devotes significant time to advancing legislation
in the best interest of Florida community association members.
Walker, Founder and CEO of Condominium Concepts
Management, Inc. (CCM), is recognized for her straight
talk, subject matter expertise, and valued insights
management, leasing, and HOAs. Her company serves a diverse
portfolio of properties, from 16-units up to 600 as well as
large mixed-use developments.
From its beginnings in 2000, CCM has become a well-respected
asset manager and now works with over 100 associations with
16,000 units served by over 300 employees. Darlys and her team
deliver resources and responsiveness through six regional
offices - in
Orlando, Miami, Jacksonville, Charleston,
Darlys Walker is best known for her passion and precision,
understanding that the only difference that matters in today's
demanding marketplace is service delivery ... doing what is
promised and what is right. She knows that every community
serves two masters ... the property owner/developer and the
resident/homeowner. "If we are not equally responsive to
both, we are not doing our job," she states.
Her clients say it best: "Darlys really knows her
stuff" ... "at the top of her profession and it shows
in the caliber of her clients" ... "delivers quality
resources that match up well with needs and expectations that
are really rigorous."
She is a licensed Real Estate Broker in four states, holds an
Associate's Degree in Marketing and has earned the Accredited
Real Estate Manager designation from the Georgia Institute of
Real Estate Management. Also she is one of few certified as a
Lead-Based Paint Abatement & Removal Trainer in Georgia.
Darlys Walker and her team have been selected to manage the
condominium conversion process and day-to-day operations for
many of the Southeast's most high-profile condominium
communities including luxury high-rises, mid-rises and
garden-style homes. Most recently she has been recognized as an
expert in 're-versions' of communities from condominiums to
leased homes, as well as repositioning projects. A visionary and
a tireless perfectionist, Darlys demonstrates hands-on
leadership, working individually with each client and staff
associate to achieve defined business outcomes and satisfaction.
For more information about Darlys Walker and Condominium
Concepts Management, Inc. please visit www.condominiumconcepts.com.
Jan Bergemann is president of Cyber Citizens For Justice,
's largest state-wide property owners' advocacy group.
CCFJ works on legislation to help owners living in
associations. He moved to
in 1995 - hoping to retire. He moved into a HOA, where the
developer cheated the homeowners and used the association dues
for his own purposes. End of retirement!
CCFJ was born in the year 2000, when some owners met in
- finding out that power is only in numbers. Bergemann was a
member of Governor Jeb Bush's HOA Task force in 2003/2004.
The organization has two websites to inform interested
homeowners and condo owners:
News Website: http://www.ccfj.net/.
Educational Website: http://www.ccfjfoundation.net/.
We think that only owners can really represent owners, since all
service providers surely have a different interest! We are
trying to create owner-friendly laws, but the best laws are
useless without enforcement. And enforcement is totally lacking