2018 Legislation – AB 534 – Mechanics Liens on CID Owners

Prohibits, in a common interest development, a mechanics lien from being filed against another owner in the common interest development unless that consent was provided or that request was made, […]

Collection Rights & Duties

This article provides a description of the association’s collection rights and duties, outlined in the new Davis-Stirling Act, effective January 1st, 2014. As part of the Annual Policy Statement, every […]

The New Davis-Stirling: Liens Recorded in Error

A member is no longer responsible for any fees and costs incurred by his or her association as the result of a lien recorded in error, including costs associated with […]

§5740 – Application of Liens after 2002

Except as otherwise provided, this article applies to a lien created on or after January 1, 2003. A lien created before January 1, 2003, is governed by the law in […]

§5725 – Liens for Common Area Damage and Monetary Penalties

A monetary charge imposed by the association as a means of reimbursing the association for costs incurred by the association in the repair of damage to common area and facilities […]

§5700 – Lien Enforcement

Except as otherwise provided in this article, after the expiration of 30 days following the recording of a lien created pursuant to Section 5675, the lien may be enforced in […]

§5690 – Association Procedure Recommence

An association that fails to comply with the procedures set forth in this article shall, prior to recording a lien, recommence the required notice process. Any costs associated with recommencing […]

§5685 – Lien Release

Within 21 days of the payment of the sums specified in the notice of delinquent assessment, the association shall record or cause to be recorded in the office of the […]

§5680 – Lien Priority

A lien created pursuant to Section 5675 shall be prior to all other liens recorded subsequent to the notice of delinquent assessment, except that the declaration may provide for the […]

§5675 – Lien Recording

The amount of the assessment, plus any costs of collection, late charges, and interest assessed in accordance with subdivision (b) of Section 5650, shall be a lien on the owner’s […]