BY WILLIAM ROHRS, INDEX-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER, May 1, 2015
There weren’t enough chairs to go around.
Sonoma mobile home-park residents crowded the conference room in the Sonoma Valley Veterans Memorial Building this week to weigh in during an April 29 … Read More
Lately, a good idea seems to be spreading around California’s mobilehome parks. That idea is… mobilehome park resident groups can buy the parks where they live. I recently helped with the legal aspects of two successful resident park purchases … Read More
RESIDENT PURCHASE VERSUS CONDO-CONVERSION
QUESTION by CoMO-CAL: Please explain the differences between a resident purchase of a park and a condo– conversion.
ANSWER: (By Deane Sargent):
A condo conversion (or subdivision) divides the park into individual ownership interests (like squares … Read More
Park Purchases by Residents – “Getting On The Park Owner’s Radar”
When a mobilehome park is put “on the market,” its residents usually miss the opportunity to buy it. They most often learn the park was for sale after it … Read More
VALLE VERDE COURTYARD, CHATSWORTH A Perfect Example How We Can Work Together
On September 1st, we started receiving calls from CoMO-CAL members in Valle Verde who had received seven-day notices. Although some “violations” listed were reasonable, others were not. In … Read More
Park management may never require upgrade repairs or improvements for a mobilehome that remains in the park unless all three of the following conditions are met:
Condition No. 1: The repair or improvement is to the mobilehome, its appurtances, or … Read More