Relationship between Homeowners and Administrations living in regulated properties

You have been chosen at random to participate in a Survey about families living in regulated properties such as Homeowners Associations.You are not required to identify yourself. The survey information or results will not be used for promotion.This is a socio-economic survey; what is really important is your honest response.

Male: ___ Female: ___HO: ____ADM: ____

Married: __Single: ___ Widow: ___ Single parent: ___Disabled: ___Retired: ____

White: ___Black: ___ Hispanic: ___ Age: ___ # of members in your household: ____

Household income: $25,000 or below:___$25,000-$35,000:___$35,000-$45,000: ___

$45,000-$55,000: ___$55,000-$65,000: ___$65,000 or over: ___

_____________________________________# of units in the complex: ____# of buildings: ____

Would you provide your Associationís name?

City: ____________ County: _________________# of years living in the present property: ____ 

1) When you purchased your unit, did you read the associationís documents (bylaws, article of incorporation):Yes: ___ No: ___, if no, explain: _________________________________________

2)If the answer to question# 1 is yes, did you understand them?Yes: ___ No: ___

3) Do you know where your documents are today?Yes: ___ No: ___

4) How would you rate the relationship of the Board of Directors with the homeowners?

Good: ____ Fair. ____ Unfair.____ Dictatorial type.____ Tyrannical type. _____

Explain:__________________________________________________________________________

5) In you opinion, how does the Board of Directors enforce the bylaws and rules?

Equally to everyone: ___ Selectively to some owners only. ___

Enforcements are in accordance to the covenant?Yes. ____ No. ____

6) In your personal opinion, how does the Board of Directors look after the best interest of the homeowners? _____________________________________________________________________

7) In which ways does your board members display honesty and good ethics?

_________________________________________________________________________________

8) In which way does your HOA Manager display honesty and good ethics?

_________________________________________________________________________________

9) How would you rate your HOA managerís relationship with the homeowners?

Good: ____ Fair: ____ Unfair: ____ Dictatorial type: ____ Tyrannical type: ____

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10) Are you aware of the existence of a State regulatory agency for regulated properties?

Yes. ___ No. ___

11) Have you ever had to file a complaint with the State regulatory Agency?

Yes: ___ No: ___

12) In which way do State regulatory agency protects you as a consumer?

________________________________________________________________________________

13) Why did you choose to live in a regulated property?

________________________________________________________________________________

14) If you could choose today, would you continue to live in your present property?

Yes: ____ No: ____

15) Are you aware that you may lose your property through foreclosure if you owe HOA fees?

Yes: ___No: ___

16) What type of disagreements have you experienced with the associationís management?

________________________________________________________________________________

17)In youropinion who is most responsible for general association disputes?

The Homeowner: ___ The Board: ___ The Manager: ___ The HOA Attorney: ___

18)If you had a dispute with your association today requiring legal representation, can you afford an attorney to look after you interest?Yes: ____ No: ____
 

 
 
 
 

19) Do you think our legislators do care / donít care about passing responsible and equitable laws relating to regulated properties leading to the protection of the homeowners?

 

The Legislators do care: ____ The Legislators donít care: ____

20)Are elections in your association carried out free of irregularities? Please explain.

_________________________________________________________________________________

Thank you for participating in such an important survey. We appreciate your honest answers!

 

Please return to:

Humberto Sanchez

8421 NW 8th Street #101
Miami, Florida 33126
 

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