Parlier Condo and Co-op Lawyers

Parlier Condo & Co-Op Lawyers, CA

Find the Right Lawyer Now

Condominium and Cooperative Law in California

Condominiums and cooperatives are forms of "common interest" communities.

These are communities in which each resident rents or owns a residential unit. The residential units are part of a larger building, or complex of buildings, which are owned by another entity, such as a corporation or association. The residents are accountable for the upkeep of common areas, such as lawns and walkways. Rather than personally tending to these things, residents usually pay a fee that covers these necessities.

If you simply look at a condominium or cooperative community, you likely won't be able to tell if it's one or the other.

This is due to the fact that there are no visual or physical characteristics that can distinguish one from the other. All the differences between them lie in the ownership arrangements that the residents have. With a condominium, the residents usually own their housing unit, and collectively own the land on which it sits. In a cooperative, the residents rent the units, and the land is owned by a single entity, either a corporation or other type of business association.

Laws and Regulations Concerning Common Interest Communities in Parlier, California

There are a huge number of laws in Parlier, California that can affect condominiums and cooperatives, but few, if any, of them are unique to such common-interest communities. Instead, they're mostly governed by laws of general application, covering zoning, contracts, and landlord/tenant relations.

The daily lives of residents, and what they are and aren't allowed to do in their residences, will be far more heavily impacted by rules and regulations that the homeowner's association, or the owner of the land, has imposed.

The manager or owner of the land on which your residence is located will likely have a lot of rules concerning what can and cannot be done in and near the houses. These rules usually mandate cleanliness, keeping noise to a minimum, and regulate the presence of pets.

This authority, however, has limits. There are some rules which landowners cannot impose. Most obviously, they can't bar people from renting or buying units based on their race, religion, or national origin in Parlier, California. This conduct is illegal under state and federal law, and can result in grave civil penalties.

Find a Parlier Lawyer that Specializes in Your Area of Need:

Can a Parlier, California Attorney Help?

If you have a problem with your landlord, your community association, or a neighbor (which the landlord is unwilling or unable to address), an experienced real estate attorney in Parlier, California will be able to help.

11 Real Estate, Housing & Property Law cases posted to LegalMatch lawyers in Parlier

Condo & Co-Op Attorneys in the Largest CA Cities

Show California Cities

Condo & Co-Op Lawyers in Other California Cities and Towns

Find the Right Lawyer Now

Top Rated Lawyers

View attorney profiles and see how other LegalMatch users rate attorneys that may respond to your case.

Real Estate, Housing & Property Law Lawyer
LegalMatch Real Estate, Housing & Property Law Lawyer Binh B.

Binh B.

Fresno, CA

Real Estate, Housing & Property Law

Rating (2 users) *****
See Reviews
Consumer Law Lawyer
LegalMatch Consumer Law Lawyer Jeremy G.

Jeremy G.

Fresno, CA

Consumer Law

Rating (17 users) *****
See Reviews
Real Estate, Housing & Property Law Lawyer
LegalMatch Real Estate, Housing & Property Law Lawyer T. Hall B.

T. Hall B.

San Diego, CA

Real Estate, Housing & Property Law

Rating (4 users) ****
See Reviews
Real Estate, Housing & Property Law Lawyer
LegalMatch Real Estate, Housing & Property Law Lawyer Cynthia F.

Cynthia F.

Los Angeles West, CA

Real Estate, Housing & Property Law

Rating (2 users) *****
See Reviews

Need a Real Estate Lawyer?

No obligation - Lawyers compete for your case. Choose your issue & get started now:

Parlier condo lawyer, Parlier condo attorney, Parlier condo lawyers, Parlier condo attorneys, condo attorney in Parlier